* U.S. stocks slumped to a 5-1/2 year low on Friday in a worldwide sell-off with investors cashing out of stocks as signs mounted that the global economic slowdown could be deeper than feared and the corporate profit outlook darkened.
* The Group of Seven warned on Monday the surging yen posed a threat to financial and economic stability, the latest coordinated effort by the world’s richest nations to curb the worst financial crisis in 80 years.
* The Commerce Department will issue single-family home sales, and building permit revisions for September at 1400 GMT.
* Midwest manufacturing data for September is due at 1600 GMT. (Reporting by Brian Gorman; Editing by Quentin Bryar)