New signs that Chinese economy is still under enormous pressure might me be reason for the future escalation on the relations between United States and Beijing and we are waiting for the clearance of the situation as the markets are covered in mixed performance.
Equities are marked with mixed performance as the greenback goes a little bit down. Major oil crudes have mixed performances just like the precious metals.
Topix fell 1.9 percent.
S&P 500 futures lost 0.7 percent. The index itself fell 2.3 percent Friday.
Hang Seng lost 1.4 percent.
Shanghai Composite dropped 0.8 percent.
Nikkei Stock Average 225 lost 2.03 percent.
Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 2.24 percent.
Dollar is sleepy and losing in the beginning of the week. The currency lost 0.1 percent against the six major peers.
Euro is up 0.5 percent - $1.1.1437.
Pound is added 0.2 percent - $1.2753.
Yen rose 0.2 percent – 112.47 per dollar.
Apple shares lost 3.57 percent - $168.49.
Facebook shares are down by 1.58 percent - $137.42.
Amazon decreased 4.12 percent - $1629.13.
Tesla stock lost 1.4 percent - $357.96.
WTI oil drops 0.19 percent - $52.51 per barrel.
Brent added 0.55 percent - $62.01 per barrel.
Gold is up 1.4 percent - $1249.2 ounce.
Silver decreased 0.02 - 14.56 per ounce.
Platinum lost 1 percent - $791.
Palladium lost 8 percent - $1201 per ounce.