First Call August 27, 2019

Aug 27, 2019 | First Call

  • S&P futures up 0.2%, near best levels, after US equities rallied on Monday following four straight weeks of losses.
  • Asian equities higher overnight with China and Japan the standouts.
  • European equities mostly higher.
  • Treasuries firmer with curve flattening. 30-year below 2% and 2-10 spread inverted.
  • Dollar weaker vs yen and little changed vs euro. Sterling having a good day. Gold up 0.3%. WTI crude up 1.0%.