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First Call August 13, 2019

Aug 13, 2019

Thomas Thornton

  • S&P futures down 0.3% after US equities came under pressure on Monday with all the major indexes finishing down more than 1%. Asian markets weak overnight with Hong Kong down over 2% and Japan off more than 1%. European markets also on the defensive. Treasuries mixed with more curve flattening Dollar a bit weaker vs yen and euro. Gold finding more safe-haven support, up 1.4%. WTI crude down over 1%, near worst levels.
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