o Schedule for Week of October 3, 2021
o No major economic releases scheduled.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $76.00 per barrel and Brent at $79.42 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $37, and Brent was at $38 – so WTI oil prices are UP 100%+ year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $3.19 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.18 per gallon, so gasoline prices are up $1.01 per gallon year-over-year.