Market preview: Stock futures are higher and EU shares are mostly in the green as investors...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market preview: Stock futures are higher and EU shares are mostly in the green as investors focus on China's increasing exports rather than Japan's expected slide back into recession. The Greek parliament's passing of the 2013 budget is also apparently providing cheer despite the eurozone's unwillingness to release the latest tranche of the country's bailout. The S&P benchmark is +0.3%. Jeffries soars 22.5% on news it's being acquired.