Sunday, February 09, 2020

Sunday Night Futures

by Calculated Risk on 2/09/2020 07:52:00 PM

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 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.