Sunday, November 24, 2019

Sunday Night Futures

by Calculated Risk on 11/24/2019 06:59:00 PM

Schedule for Week of November 24, 2019

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

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

• At 7:00 PM, Speech, Fed Chair Jerome Powell, Building on the Gains from the Long Expansion, At the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce 2019 Annual Meeting, Providence, Rhode Island

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are up 8, and DOW futures are up 67 (fair value).

Oil prices were up slightly over the last week with WTI futures at $57.98 per barrel and Brent at $63.58 barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $52, and Brent was at $60 - so oil prices are mixed year-over-year.

Here is a graph from for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.58 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.55 per gallon, so gasoline prices are mostly unchanged year-over-year.