First Call January 25, 2021

Jan 25, 2021 | First Call

  • S&P futures up 0.1% while the Nasdaq is up 0.9% off best levels, in Monday morning trading. Follows US equities finishing higher last week with meaningful upside leadership from growth and momentum plays, including the FANMAG complex.
  • Asian equities mostly higher overnight with Hong Kong and South Korea the standouts, each up over 2%.
  • European equities mostly lower, reversing some earlier gains.
  • Treasuries mostly firmer with the curve flattening.
  • Dollar a bit better vs euro and little changed vs yen.
  • Gold up 0.4%.
  • WTI crude up 0.2%.