• Schedule for Week of August 6, 2023
• No major economic releases scheduled.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $82.82 per barrel and Brent at $86.24 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $92, and Brent was at $100 – so WTI oil prices are down about 10% year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $3.81 per gallon. A year ago, prices were at $4.05 per gallon, so gasoline prices are down $0.24 per gallon year-over-year.