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Tuesday, Oct 8
Futures flat with no progress made on shutdown/debt ceiling
- Stock index futures are flat following yesterday's ugly session with no overnight progress to report on the government shutdown or debt ceiling debate.
- Europe's posting moderate losses, while Asia ignored the U.S. selloff to close nicely higher overnight.
- The 10-year Treasury yield is up one basis point to 2.64%.
- Index ETFs: IVV, SPY, VOO, RWL, SFLA, SSO, UPRO, SDS, SPXU, SH, EPS, RSP, BXUB, BXUC, BXDB, DIA, DDM, UDOW, DXD, SDOW, DOG, QQQ, QQEW, TQQQ, QID, SQQQ, PSQ, QLD, QQQE.