Treasuries futures soared on headlines about a tentative deal; but the MBS market was closed. Investors are pining for economic data, but have to settle for the political soap opera. Trading volume has been light mostly due to weak demand overseas, which could add volatility in the market today. Empire Manufacturing will be released at 8:30 a.m.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 36.14 points (-0.20%) while the Nasdaq increased 1.16 points (0.03%). Also, the S&P 500 fell 1.65 points (-0.10%).
Here are some of today’s rates:
Here are a few links to some of today’s financial articles. Be sure to leave a comment below if you know of any additional financial articles that are trending today.