UPDATED 7:00 am ET
STOCKS – European stocks were little changed, after four days of losses, as companies including Ocado Group Plc and Next Plc posted results. U.S. stock-index futures and Asian shares declined.
BONDS – Treasury 10-year notes rose for the first time in six days as concern that political tension in the Middle East will intensify stoked demand for the safest assets before the Federal Open Market Committee meets next week.
COMMODITIES – Most commodities fell to a four-year low on speculation abundant supplies and slowing economic growth outside of the U.S. will curb demand for raw materials.
CURRENCIES – The pound rose for a third day against the dollar as concern that Scotland will vote for independence next week ebbed amid optimism the U.K. economy is strengthening.
ECONOMIC DATA – USD Unemployment Claims due at 8:30, Natural Gas Storage at 10:30, ECB President Draghi Speaks at 15:00 ET.