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Friday, Sep 27
Futures slide with gov't shutdown eyed
- S&P 500 (SPY) futures -0.4%, DJIA (DIA) -0.3%, and Nasdaq 100 (QQQ) -0.4% as markets move on to the next bogeyman, a U.S. government shutdown.
- Europe's off moderately and Asia was mostly higher overnight.
- The 10-year Treasury yield is off 2 basis points to 2.63%. This just in: Rates are headed lower. The 10-year is off 37 basis points since touching 3% earlier this month.
- Index ETFs: IVV, SPY, VOO, RWL, SFLA, SSO, UPRO, SDS, SPXU, SH, EPS, RSP, BXUB, BXUC, BXDB, QQQ, QQEW, TQQQ, QID, SQQQ, PSQ, QLD, QQQE, DIA, DDM, UDOW, DXD, SDOW, DOG.