Road Trip

Pre-Market Indicators August 15th, 2012

Road Trip

flickr – LShadrack

Good Morning NY,

  • EURUSD (1.2285)  0.32%
  • Gold Futures (GC) giving up 1600 ($1594.20)  0.36%
  • Oil Futures(CL)  0.33%
  • S&P Futures (ES)   0.20%
  • CAC40 – 0.36% 
  • FTSE  0.19%
  • Asia: (NKD)  0.28%
  • Corn Futures (ZC) + 0.67%
  • VIX Closing 14.85, + 8.39%

Mostly red this morning.

The curious item on this list is the VIX. The S&P closed -0.01% yesterday and the VIX jumped. I had the same reaction a few days ago, here.

Today’s Calendar:

  • 7:00 MBA Mortgage Index
  • 8:30  CPI (0.0%)
  • 8:30  Core CPI (0.1%)
  • 8:30  Empire Manufacturing
  • 9:00  Net Long-Term TIC Flows
  • 9:15  Industrial Production
  • 9:15  Capacity Utilization
  • 10:00  NAHB Housing Market Index
  • 10:30  Crude Inventories