First Call September 9, 2019
Sep 9, 2019
- S&P futures up 0.3% after US equities rallied for a second straight week last week.
- Asian markets mostly higher overnight with China a standout following Friday's RRR cut announcement, though Hong Kong finished slightly lower.
- European equities mostly higher, though upside limited.
- Treasuries weaker across the curve following last week's backup in yields.
- Dollar little changed vs yen and euro. Sterling extending its recent bounce. Gold up 0.3%. WTI crude up 0.4%.