Sunday, October 27, 2019

Sunday Night Futures

by Calculated Risk on 10/27/2019 06:59:00 PM

Weekend:
Schedule for Week of October 27, 2019

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

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

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 3 and DOW futures are up 42 (fair value).

Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $56.75 per barrel and Brent at $62.07 barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $67, and Brent was at $78 - so oil prices are down about 20% year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.59 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.81 per gallon, so gasoline prices are down 22 cents year-over-year.