Sunday, September 22, 2019

Sunday Night Futures

by Calculated Risk on 9/22/2019 08:51:00 PM

Weekend:
Schedule for Week of September 22, 2019

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

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 10 and DOW futures are up 91 (fair value).

Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $58.71 per barrel and Brent at $64.97 barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $71, and Brent was at $79 - so oil prices are down about 15% year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.67 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.85 per gallon, so gasoline prices are down 18 cents year-over-year.