Futures lower on Ukraine worry

|By:, SA News Editor

The risk of Russia invading Ukraine has increased in the "last dozen hours or so," says Poland, after Russian President Putin boosted the number of troops on Ukraine's western border.

S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) futures are lower by 0.4% and Nasdaq 100 (NASDAQ:QQQby 0.5%.

Europe's Stoxx 50 (NYSEARCA:FEZ) is down 1.4%, led by Italy's (NYSEARCA:EWI2.9% decline. Asia was lower overnight, led by the Nikkei's 1.1% decline.

Money is flowing into fixed income, with the 10-year Treasury yield off four basis points to 2.45%, and gold is higher by $6 per ounce to $1,291.

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