Weekend:
Schedule for Week of Oct 23, 2016

Monday:
• At 8:30 AM ET, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index for September. This is a composite index of other data.

From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: S&P futures and DOW futures are up slightly (fair value).

Oil prices were mixed over the last week with WTI futures at $50.67 per barrel and Brent at $51.61 per barrel.  A year ago, WTI was at $44, and Brent was at $47 – so oil prices are UP about 10% to 15% year-over-year.

Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $2.21 per gallon (close to unchanged from a year ago).  Gasoline prices will be up year-over-year soon.

From http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/CalculatedRisk/~3/E3QOwpYJidQ/sunday-night-futures_23.html

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