Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Eyes Up on Retail and Inflation


The global equity markets are under pressure this morning. S&P Futures are down about 25 points to trade around the 3905 area. Sellers regained control after a brief test of the 3950 resistance area. The market has not looked back since the high print was established at 3954.25. Spoos currently are sitting just off the low of 3891.50.

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