• Schedule for Week of May 13, 2018
• No major economic releases scheduled.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $70.65 per barrel and Brent at $77.07 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $46, and Brent was at $47 – so oil prices are up about 50%+ year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.87 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.32 per gallon – so gasoline prices are up 55 cents per gallon year-over-year.