Another day of solid gains for overseas markets. Tokyo, open for the first time this week, led...

|By:, SA News Editor

Another day of solid gains for overseas markets. Tokyo, open for the first time this week, led the way.
Asia: Nikkei +4.55% to 9,386. Hang Seng +2.28% to 17,218. Shanghai +0.19% to 2,597. BSE +1.37% to 12,117.
Europe at midday: London +2.6%. Paris +1.8%. Frankfurt +1.9%.
Futures: Dow +0.7% to 8527. S&P +0.6% to 923. Nasdaq +0.2%.
Crude +2.7% to $57.88. Gold +0.7% to $917. Euro -0.15% vs. dollar. Yen -0.95%. 30-year Tsy -0.93% to 121-07. 10-year -0.49% to 120-16. 5-year -0.35%. 2-year -0.06%.