Sunday, August 12, 2012

Sunday Night Futures

by Bill McBride on 8/12/2012 09:36:00 PM

This will be a busy week for economic data, but there are no releases scheduled for Monday.

The Asian markets are mixed tonight, with the Nikkei up slightly and the Shanghai Composite down slightly.

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: the S&P future are down slightly, and the DOW futures up slightly.

Oil prices are moving up again with WTI futures are at $93.30 and Brent is at $113.40 per barrel. Using the calculator at Econbrowser suggests national gasoline prices at about $3.67 per gallon.

Summary for Week Ending Aug 10th
Schedule for Week of Aug 12th

Four more questions for the August economic prediction contest (Note: You can now use Facebook, Twitter, or OpenID to log in).