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Wednesday, Aug 14
S&P futures slip a hair; Apple gain has Nasdaq flat
- S&P 500 (SPY) and DJIA (DIA) futures slip 0.2%, but Apple (Icahn yesterday) tacking on another 1.2% premarket gain has the Nasdaq 100 (QQQ) flat.
- Europe is mixed and Asia was mostly higher overnight, led by a 1.3% gain in the Nikkei.
- Treasurys take a breather from going down, the 10-year yield off a couple of basis points to 2.69%.
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