by Calculated Risk on 12/09/2019 12:12:00 AM
Monday, December 09, 2019
• Schedule for Week of December 8, 2019
• No major economic releases scheduled.
From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are down 5, and DOW futures are down 36 (fair value).
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $58.90 per barrel and Brent at $64.19 barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $53, and Brent was at $62 - so oil prices are up year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.58 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.42 per gallon, so gasoline prices are up 16 cents year-over-year.