World Market Trends At 7 A.M. ET

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

American stock futures are in downward trend whereas European stocks are trading mixed. Asian stocks have mostly retreated as Evergrande concerns remain high. Oil prices have firmed up ahead of OPEC+ meeting. Gold remains muted ahead of the U.S. jobs data. Bond yields have hardened on interest rate tightening expectations. Crypto currencies have slipped overnight. Dollar index is more or less stable.

Stock Indexes:

DJIA at 34,229.90, down 0.28%
S&P 500 at 4,342.40, down 0.34%
Germany’s DAX at 15,154.45, down 0.01%
U.K.’s FTSE 100 at 7,042.25, up 0.22%
France’s CAC 40 at 6,529.65, up 0.18%
Euro Stoxx 50 at 4,034.70, down 0.01%
Japan’s Nikkei 225 at 28,444.89, down 1.13%
Australia’s S&P ASX 200 at 7,278.50, up 1.29%
China’s Shanghai Composite at 3,568.17, up 0.90% (30 Sep)
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng at 24,036.37. down 2.19%

Currencies:

EURUSD at 1.1619, up 0.22%
GBPUSD at 1.3589, up 0.32%
USDJPY at 111.29, up 0.21%
AUDUSD at 0.7278, up 0.30%
USDCAD at 1.2612, down 0.28%
Dollar Index at 93.90, down 0.16%

Commodities:

Brent Oil Futures (December) at $79.47, up 0.24%
Crude Oil WTI Futures (November) at $75.97, up 0.12%
Gold Futures (December) at $1,748.85, down 0.54%

Cryptocurrencies:

Bitcoin at $47,643.05, down 0.40%
Ethereum at $3,342.42, down 1.58%
Binance Coin at $419.45, down 1.35%
Cardano at $2.18, down 2.96%
Solana at $167.58, down 1.34%

Ten-Year Govt Bond Yields:

U.S. at 1.498%, up 2.11%
Germany at -0.2065, up 6.56%
France at 0.139%, up 7.36%
U.K. at 1.0295, up 2.54%
Japan at 0.047%, up 4.44%

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