by Calculated Risk on 2/11/2018 09:13:00 PM
Sunday, February 11, 2018
• Schedule for Week of Feb 11, 2018
• No major economic releases scheduled.
From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 14, and DOW futures are up 129 (fair value).
Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $59.73 per barrel and Brent at $63.25 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $53, and Brent was at $55 - so oil prices are up 10% to 15% year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.57 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.28 per gallon - so gasoline prices are up 29 cents per gallon year-over-year.