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US Futures Rise, European Stocks Fall Ahead of Central Bank Decisions

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In the U.S., futures for the S&P 500 were up 0.1% and futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.1%. Changes in futures do not necessarily predict movements after the opening bell.

In Europe, the Stoxx Europe 600 dropped 0.2% in morning trading. UniCredit added 7.9% and SEB rose 7.1%. On the other hand, Rheinmetall sunk 5.5%, and La Francaise des Jeux fell 4.9%. The FTSE 100 lost 0.2%. Other stocks in Europe were down as France’s CAC 40 declined 0.2% and Germany’s DAX fell 0.3%.

The Wall Street Journal Dollar Index rose 0.2% to 95.37.

In commodities, Brent crude dropped 0.9% to $83.71 a barrel, and WTI crude dropped 1% to $77.13 a barrel.

The German 10-year bund yield fell by 3.5 basis points to 2.284% from 2.319% and the yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury fell by 1.4 basis points to 3.524% from 3.538%. Bond prices and yields move in opposite directions.

Stocks in Asia were down as Japan’s Nikkei 225 index was lower 0.4%, and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng dropped 1%. China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite was down 0.4%.

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