Overseas markets posted solid gains Wednesday after U.S. markets rebounded from early weakness...

|By:, SA News Editor

Overseas markets posted solid gains Wednesday after U.S. markets rebounded from early weakness to finish off Tuesday flat. Futures are higher in moderate overnight trading.
Asia: Nikkei +0.4% to 9844. Hang Seng +1.8% to 21615. Shanghai +0.5% to 3129. BSE +3.3% to 15912.
Europe at midday: FTSE +0.8% to 5080. CAC +1.6% to 3643. DAX +1.4% to 5429.
Futures: Dow +0.6% to 9780. S&P +0.6% to 1048. Nasdaq +0.3%. Dec. crude +0.5% to $80.04. Gold +0.4% to $1,089.50. 30-year Tsy -0.16% to 118-28. 10-year -0.11%. Euro +0.4% vs. dollar. Yen -0.5%. Pound +0.7%.