• Schedule for Week of August 30, 2020
• At 10:30 AM ET, Dallas Fed Survey of Manufacturing Activity for August. This is the last of the regional Fed surveys for August.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $43.01 per barrel and Brent at $45.90 barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $55, and Brent was at $61 – so WTI oil prices are down about 20% year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.22 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.56 per gallon, so gasoline prices are down $0.34 per gallon year-over-year.