• Sunday Night Futures

    6 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    Weekend:
    • Schedule for Week of Aug 12, 2018
    Monday:
    • No major economic releases scheduled.
    From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures : S&P 500 and DOW futures are down slightly .
    Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $67.87 per barrel and Brent at $73.00 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $49, and Brent was at $51 - so oil prices are up about 40% year-over-year.
    Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.85 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.35 per gallon - so gasoline prices are up 50 cents per gallon...
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