Paras Madho is a Director of the Market Watch & Corporate Actions, Global Corporate Client Group for NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX). In this...
Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 14 points and S&P futures are trading up 2 points after four straight sessions of losses. China reported better than forecasted exports data for March of $5.35 billion in surplus, while compensating for a slowdown in domestic demand, easing investors concerns that China's economy is set for a soft landing this year.
DJIA down 130.55 pts/-1.00%/12,929.59
S&P down 15.88 pts/-1.14/1,382.20
Nasdaq down 33.42 pts/-1.08/3,047.08
Dow Futures up 14.00 pts/+0.08%
S&P Futures up 2.40 pts/+0.06%
Nasdaq Fut up 7.22 pts/+0.12%
CAC 40 -1.70%
NIKKEI 225 -0.09%
HANG SENG -1.15%
Overseas: World stock markets were down today. European markets are down on lower than expected jobs data from the US. Asian markets are also lower after Japan's policy makers decided against further policy easing.
Economic Reports: Wholesale Trade expected to be 0.6% at 10:00 a.m.
Gold:up $3.10 to $1,623.85
Oil: down 0.51 to $101.91
EUR/USD 1.3074 -0.0066
USD/JPY 81.8576 -0.5925
GBP/USD 1.5830 -0.0061
Volatility Index (VIX): As of the close of business Monday, April 9, the VIX is up 2.11 at 18.11
Companies Reporting Quarterly Earnings:
None as of yet.
Today’s Opening and Closing Bells:
President's Council on Financial Literacy - Financial Literacy Week will ring the opening bell.
Arabian American Development Company Visits NYSE To Celebrate Recent Transfer to the NYSE Nick Carter, President and CEO will ring the closing bell.
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