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STOCK MARKET NEWS: Jobs report due, futures rise, DoorDash shares higher

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Gasoline’s move lower continues

The average price of a gallon of gasoline slipped on Friday to $4.113, according to AAA. Gas was $4.139 on Thursday. Gas has been on the decline since hitting a high of $5.016 on June 14. Diesel slipped as well to $5.193 from $5.215.

Oil prices climb on supply concerns

Oil prices rose on Friday, rebounding from the previous session, as supply shortage concerns were beating fuel demand worries.

West Texas Intermediate crude traded around $89.00 a barrel. Brent crude was at $94.00 a barrel.

Oil prices have been pressured this week over economic growth concerns. OPEC+ announced this week it will raise its oil output goal in September by 100,000 barrels per day. 

Investors are focused on the U.S. employment report to be released later in the day, which is expected to show nonfarm payrolls increased by 250,000 jobs last month, a slowdown from June.

Cryptocurrency prices for Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin were trading higher Friday morning

Bitcoin was trading around $23,000, after trading lower in four of the last five days. Bitcoin is off nearly 5% in the past week. For the year, the cryptocurrency is down more than 51%.

Ethereum was trading around $1,600, down more than 6% in the past week.

Dogecoin was just short of 7 cents, down 2% in the past week.