World Market Trends At 7 A.M. ET

Here is a snapshot of the global markets across stocks, currencies, commodities, bonds and cryptocurrencies.

Upbeat earnings pushed European and American stock gauges higher while fresh Chinese real estate woes impacted Asian markets. Asian stocks finished mixed. European stocks are trading higher. American stock futures too are in positive territory. Dollar Index edged down. Crude prices remained firm amidst uncertainty on crude inventories and OPEC’s production policy. Gold edged down. Bond yields eased significantly in fresh uncertainty over Fed’s tapering timeline. Cryptocurrencies are remaining firm. Bitcoin is now trading near $63,000.

Stock Indexes:

DJIA at 35,856.70, up 0.32%
S&P 500 at 4,586.20, up 0.43%
Germany’s DAX at 15,746.35, up 0.94%
U.K.’s FTSE 100 at 7,265.80, up 0.60%
France’s CAC 40 at 6,760.11, up 0.70%
Euro Stoxx 50 at 4,222.37, up 0.81%
Japan’s Nikkei 225 at 29,106.01, up 1.77%
Australia’s S&P ASX 200 at 7,443.40, up 0.03%
China’s Shanghai Composite at 3,597.64, down 0.34%
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng at 26,038.27, down 0.36%

Commodities:

Crude Oil WTI Futures (December) at $83.89, up 0.16%
Brent Oil Futures (December) at $85.27, up 0.12%
Gold Futures (December) at $1,803.45, down 0.19%

Currencies:

EURUSD at 1.1624, up 0.16%
GBPUSD at 1.3827 up 0.42%
USDJPY at 114.00, up 0.27%
AUDUSD at 0.7512, up 0.27%
USDCAD at 1.2353, down 0.23%
Dollar Index at 93.73, down 0.09%

Ten-Year Govt Bond Yields:

U.S. at 1.629%, down 0.36%
Germany at -0.1235%, down 10.27%
France at 0.217%, down 2.04%
U.K. at 1.1280%, down 1.14%
Japan at 0.102%, down 2.40%

Cryptocurrencies:

Bitcoin at $62,991.03, up 0.51%
Ethereum at $4,221.54, up 2.47%
Binance Coin at $487.88, up 1.10%
Cardano at $2.18, up 2.10%
Solana at $210.28, up 1.14%

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