Futures flat along with most global markets

|By:, SA News Editor

Stock index futures are flat, taking a cue from most major global markets which are little-changed. The 10-year Treasury yield is up one basis point at 2.78% and gold is up 0.5% to $1,348 per ounce.

Addressing the slowdown in China and Monday's troubling plunge in iron ore prices was BHP's iron ore chief Jimmy Wilson: "You have this credit issue in China, you have reasonably high iron ore stocks, traders have a view that prices are going to go down, so they do everything they can to hold back ... That’s why these fluctuations tend to amplify.”

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