Europe's on the mend. It's the U.S. with the fiscal issues now. Stocks across the pond barely...

|By:, SA News Editor

Europe's on the mend. It's the U.S. with the fiscal issues now. Stocks across the pond barely flinch at the large sell off in the States, the Stoxx 50 closing -0.3%, with Italy the outlier on the upside, +0.4%. The euro -0.8% to $1.3166. The iShares MSCI Europe ETF (VGK) is up 16.4% YTD, nearly 400 basis points better than the SPY.