Sleeping Bear

Pre-Market Indicators August 16th, 2012

Sleeping BearGood Morning NY,

  • EURUSD (1.2314) + 0.19%
  • Gold Futures (GC) passing up 1600 ($1606.80) + 0.17%
  • Oil Futures(CL) + 0.53%
  • S&P Futures (ES)  + 0.25%
  • CAC40 + 0.06% 
  • FTSE  0.23%
  • Asia: (NKD) + 1.58%
  • Corn Futures (ZC) + 0.54%
  • VIX Yesterday’s Close 14.63, + .09%

Mostly green this morning even after mixed economic numbers:
  • Initial Claims 366K vs. expected 368K
  • Continuing Claims 3305K vs expected 3300K
  • Housing Starts 812K vs expected 763K
  • Building Permits 746K vs. expected 770K