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STOCKS – European stocks fell, after posting a weekly gain, as investors weighed earnings and watched the crises in Ukraine and the Middle East. U.S. index futures slid, while Asian shares pared gains.
BONDS – U.S. government bonds halted a decline after falling at the end of last week as tensions in Gaza and Ukraine increased demand for the relative safety of government debt.
COMMODITIES – Corn fell to the lowest level in four years as prospects for increasing supplies outweighed concern that turmoil in Eastern Europe may disrupt shipments from the Black Sea. Wheat traded near the lowest since 2010.
CURRENCIES – US Dollar strength across most counter foreign currencies during the overnight trading session.
ECONOMIC DATA – AUD RBA Gov Stevens Speaks due at 23:00 ET.