World Market Trends At 6 A.M. ET

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

Asian stock markets mostly finished in the red amidst China’s property sector woes lingering and tensions between U.S. and China persisting. European stocks are trading mixed amidst U.K.’s inflation rising to the highest since 2011. American stock futures are close to the flat-line in an anxious wait to the Fed’s policy review. The Dollar Index declined marginally. Ten-year bond yields are moving mixed ahead of crucial central bank rate review. Oil dropped on International Energy Agency’s comments on supply outpacing Omicron impacted demand. Gold declined. Cryptocurrencies rallied ahead of the Fed policy outcome. Bitcoin and Ethereum are up more than 1 percent.

Stock Indexes:

DJIA at 35,553.70, up 0.03%
S&P 500 at 4,632.80, down 0.03%
Germany’s DAX at 15,506.61, up 0.34%
U.K.’s FTSE 100 at 7,204.45, down 0.20%
France’s CAC 40 at 6,944.87, up 0.72%
Euro Stoxx 50 at 4,168.90, up 0.59%
Japan’s Nikkei 225 at 28,459.72, up 0.10%
Australia’s S&P ASX 200 at 7,327.10, down 0.70%
China’s Shanghai Composite at 3,647.63, down 0.38%
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng at 23,420.76, down 0.91%

Currencies:

EURUSD at 1.1265, up 0.08%
GBPUSD at 1.3257 up 0.15%
USDJPY at 113.81, up 0.08%
AUDUSD at 0.7124, up 0.30%
USDCAD at 1.2880, up 0.15%
Dollar Index at 96.50, down 0.08%

Ten-Year Govt Bond Yields:

U.S. at 1.439%, up 0.00%
Germany at -0.3660%, down 1.39%
France at -0.019%, down 30%
U.K. at 0.7480%, up 3.17%
Japan at 0.045%, up 0.00%

Commodities:

Crude Oil WTI Futures (January) at $69.69, down 1.47%
Brent Oil Futures (February) at $72.73, down 1.32%
Gold Futures (February) at $1,768.75, down 0.20%

Cryptocurrencies:

Bitcoin at $48,235.35 up 1.89%
Ethereum at $3,860.56, up 1.16%
Binance Coin at $526.91, up 0.37%
Solana at $165.97, up 6.34%
Cardano at $1.26, up 1.13%

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