• Schedule for Week of June 13, 2021
• No major economic releases scheduled.
Oil prices were up over the last week with WTI futures at $70.99 per barrel and Brent at $72.80 per barrel. A year ago, WTI was at $36, and Brent was at $39 – so WTI oil prices are UP almost double year-over-year (oil prices collapsed at the beginning of the pandemic).
Here is a graph from Gasbuddy.com for nationwide gasoline prices. Nationally prices are at $3.08 per gallon. A year ago prices were at $2.09 per gallon, so gasoline prices are up $0.99 per gallon year-over-year.