by Calculated Risk on 2/09/2020 07:52:00 PM
Sunday, February 09, 2020
• Schedule for Week of February 9, 2020
• Weather Adjusted Employment Gains in January
• No major economic releases scheduled.
From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P 500 are down 11 and DOW futures are down 90 (fair value).
Oil prices were down over the last week with WTI futures at $49.86 per barrel and Brent at $53.98 barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $53, and Brent was at $61 - 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 $2.43 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.28 per gallon, so gasoline prices are up 15 cents per gallon year-over-year.