Monday, September 05, 2016

Tuesday: ISM non-Mfg Index

by Bill McBride on 9/05/2016 07:59:00 PM

Tuesday:
• At 10:00 AM ET, the ISM non-Manufacturing Index for August. The consensus is for the index to decrease to 55.0 from 55.5 in July.

• Also at 10:00 AM, The Fed will release the monthly Labor Market Conditions Index (LMCI).

Weekend:
Schedule for Week of Sept 4, 2016

Update: Prime Working-Age Population Growing Again

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P and DOW futures are down slightly (fair value).

Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $45.05 per barrel and Brent at $47.63 per barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $46, and Brent was at $49 - so prices are down slightly year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.20 per gallon (down over $0.20 per gallon from a year ago).