Week 6 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights the Employment Report for January, the initial weekly unemployment claims report, the mortgage purchase applications index, and more. Here are your key economic updates for the week ahead, February 1 - February 5: Monday, February 1 \tISM Manufacturing Index for January will be released. Tuesday, February 2 \tQ4 2020 Housing Vacancies and Homeownership will be released from the Census Bureau. Wednesday, February 4 \tThe Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index. Thursday, February 4 \tThe initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. Friday, February 5 \t Employment Report for January will be released.