• Schedule for Week of June 18, 2023
• At 8:30 AM ET, Housing Starts for May. The consensus is for 1.405 million SAAR, up from 1.401 million SAAR in April.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $71.29 per barrel and Brent at $76.09 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $110, and Brent was at $118 – so WTI oil prices are down about 35% year-over-year.
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $3.55 per gallon. A year ago, prices were at $4.97 per gallon, so gasoline prices are down $1.42 per gallon year-over-year.