Key Takeaways with Craig
As we head into the middle of August and after the July Employment and Inflation numbers, let’s take a look at where we’ve come since the end of July. Using QuikStrike, we’ve put together the following chart of net changes in price and volatility in some of CME’s major products.
- CME Equity Index futures prices are up and volatility is down
- WTI Crude Oil futures price is down by about 7%
- Gold futures price was little changed though vol is down substantially
- Like Gold, Euro FX prices are near steady but vol declined substantially
- Treasury Yields are higher
Have a fantastic summer weekend and we’ll see you on Monday.
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