Futures tumble amid continued European slide

|By:, SA News Editor

S&P 500 (SPY), Nasdaq 100 (QQQ), and DJIA (DIA) futures are all off about 0.9% and Russell 2000 (IWMdown 2% as trouble brews in the EU periphery.

Banco Espirito Santo - Portugal's largest listed bank - is off another 16% as its parent reportedly considers bankruptcy protection unless a deal can be worked out with creditors. Portugal broad market is down another 4.1%, bringing its 7-session slump to 11%.

Previously: Portugal tumbles on bank worry

Europe's Stoxx 50 (FEZ) is down 2%, led by Italy (EWI-2.5% and Spain (EWP-2.6%.

The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield is down four basis points to 2.51% and gold catches a serious bid, up $20 per ounce to $1,344.

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