Sunday, December 10, 2017

Sunday Night Futures

by Bill McBride on 12/10/2017 07:20:00 PM

Weekend:
Schedule for Week of Dec 10, 2017

Monday:
• 10:00 AM ET: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for October from the BLS.

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 3, and DOW futures are up 23 (fair value).

Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $57.16 per barrel and Brent at $63.14 per barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $52, and Brent was at $52 - so oil prices are up solidly year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.45 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.21 per gallon - so gasoline prices are up 24 cents per gallon year-over-year.