Sunday, March 24, 2019

Sunday Night Futures

by Calculated Risk on 3/24/2019 08:01:00 PM

Weekend:
Schedule for Week of March 24, 2019

Monday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, Chicago Fed National Activity Index for February. This is a composite index of other data.

• At 10:30 AM, Dallas Fed Survey of Manufacturing Activity for March.

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 5 and DOW futures are up 55 (fair value).

Oil prices were mixed over the last week with WTI futures at $58.79 per barrel and Brent at $66.85 per barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $66, and Brent was at $69 - so oil prices are down about 10% year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.63 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.63 per gallon, so gasoline prices are unchanged year-over-year.