First Call May 25, 2021

May 25, 2021 | First Call

  • S&P futures up 0.3% after US equities finished higher on Monday with upside leadership from growth as tech and communications services both gained over 1.5%. Asian equities higher overnight with China and Hong Kong the big gainers, up 2.4% and 1.75%, respectively.
  • European equities are higher.
  • Treasuries mostly firmer with some curve flattening. 10-year yields below 1.60%.
  • Gold off 0.1%.
  • Bitcoin futures down 6.3% following a big Monday bounce.
  • WTI crude down 0.1% after gaining nearly 4% on Monday.
  • First Call note has some new features with extra charts and today's game plan