First Call: May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019 | First Call

S&P futures down 1.6% after US equities finished mostly higher last week. Asian markets under significant pressure overnight with China down more than 5.5%, its biggest drop since February 2016. Japan remained closed for holiday. European markets also sharply lower. Treasuries firmer across the curve. Dollar weaker vs yen, little changed vs euro. Gold up 0.1%. WTI crude off just over 1%.