Pre-market activity and scheduled economic data that may have an impact on the global financial markets. Live trading room access link. Posted 6:15 am ET
WORLD HEADLINES – Stocks rallied around the world, commodities jumped and the dollar sank on speculation that a pick-up in the global inflation outlook won’t tempt the Federal Reserve to quicken the pace of monetary tightening.
STOCKS – S&P 500 Index futures advanced after U.S. equities fell 0.3 percent on Monday amid a slide in health-care companies.
BONDS – The yield on Treasuries due in a decade was little changed at 1.77 percent, after dropping three basis points the previous day.
COMMODITIES – Metals across the board rose with commodities during the overnight trading session.
CURRENCIES – The pound rose as the Office for National Statistics said the annual inflation rate accelerated. The New Zealand and Australian dollars also rose.
ECONOMIC DATA – US CPI m/m and CAD Manufacturing Sales m/m due at 8:30, CNY GDP q/y at 22:00 ET.
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