Asia markets edged lower Thursday but Europe is up, as are U.S. futures. Asia: Nikkei -0.1% to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Asia markets edged lower Thursday but Europe is up, as are U.S. futures.
Asia: Nikkei -0.1% to 9,981. Hang Seng +0.03% to 18,791. Shanghai -0.67% to 2,797. BSE -0.36% to 15,411.
Europe: London +0.5%. Paris +0.2%. Frankfurt +0.6%.
Futures: Dow +0.2% at 8773. S&P +0.3% to 943. Nasdaq +0.3%. Crude +1% to $72.02. Gold -0.1% to $953. Treasury prices are marginally lower, with the 10-year note -0.15%.