Stock index futures add to gains, S&P +0.4%, after the better-than-expected retail sales...

|By:, SA News Editor

Stock index futures add to gains, S&P +0.4%, after the better-than-expected retail sales report (though June was revised down, the 4th consecutive month of downward revision - itself a warning sign, in fact the entire "beat" seems due to this). The 10-year Treasury yield +2 bps to 1.685%.