Good Morning, Thomas King your senior research analyst here with your First Look.
SPI Futures are looking to open lower this morning, following leads from global markets last week.
Oil eased back from recent highs with inventory gains in the US.
US consumer confidence dipped for the first time since the election.
What’s on Today:
Companies Reporting: Spark Infrastructure, Gateway Lifestyle, LendLease, QBE Insurance, Japara Healthcare, Harvey Norman Holdings, Orocobre.
·SPI futures at
·The AUD at US76.69¢
·Dow Jones +0.1%, S&P500 +0.2%, Nasdaq +0.2%
·FTSE100 -0.4%, CAC -0.9%, DAX -1.2%
·Spot Gold +0.6% at $US1257.1 an ounce
·Brent Crude -1% at $US56 a barrel
·Iron Ore -0.9% at $US90.5 a tonne
What Happened Overnight: