With G-20 summit so close to us markets are not ready to go in some definite direction and the end of the week is marked by mixed performance from Asia and Europe. Greenback is still with no movement at all.
Oil is up with Vladimir Putin expected to talk to Saudi Arabia leader on the oil output today.
Precious metals are mixed.
Topix rose 0.5 percent.
Kospi declined 0.9 percent.
Hang Seng from Hong Kong added 0.3 percent.
Shanghai Composite rose 0.3 percent.
S&P 500 futures fell 0.1 percent.
Nikkei Stock Average 225 is up by 0.4 percent.
Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 0.11 percent.
Dollar is flat against the major rivals with G-20 so close to us.
Euro costs $1.1397.
Pound decreased 0.1 percent - $1.2782.
Yen added 0.1 percent – 113.42.
Apple shares declined by 0.7 percent - $179.55.
Facebook shares are up by 1.4 percent - $138.68.
Amazon lost 0.25 percent - $1679.57.
Tesla declined 1.93 percent - $341.17.
WTI oil gained 0.2 percent - $51.55 per barrel.
Brent is up by 0.32 percent - $59.7 per barrel.
Gold is 0.1 percent down - $1223.8.
Silver is still at 14.28 per-ounce price.
Platinum lost 5 percent - $813 per ounce.
Palladium gained 5 percent - $1179.