Global Equities Mixed As Geopolitical Front Remains Quieter
October 24, 2017 at 07:59 AM EDT
World stock markets were mixed overnight. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward firmer openings when the New York day session begins, after a rare sell off that occurred on Monday. Global equities traders are focused on corporate earnings reports this week. Gold prices are slightly lower in pre-U.S.-session trading. The bears have some technical momentum on their side early this week. There have not been any flare-ups on the geopolitical front the past couple weeks, and that is also working against the safe-haven metal. In overnight news, the Euro zone Markit purchasing managers' survey (PMI) came in at 55.9 in October versus 56.7 in September. To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2017 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post Global Equities Mixed As Geopolitical Front Remains Quieter appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .