Asian markets moved higher overnight following strong U.S. gains Monday. Europe markets are...

|By:, SA News Editor

Asian markets moved higher overnight following strong U.S. gains Monday. Europe markets are flat-to-slightly-higher at midday. Stock futures are slightly lower.
Asia: Nikkei +0.6% to 9871. Hang Seng +0.3% to 22268. Shanghai +0.1% to 3179. BSE -0.3% to 16441.
Europe at midday: FTSE +0.3% to 5249. CAC +0.1% to 3788. DAX +0.3% to 5634.
Futures: Dow -0.2% at 10176. S&P -0.2% to 1089.50. Nasdaq -0.1%. Crude -0.2% at $79.27. Gold -0.1% to $1,100.30. Dec. 30-year Tsy +0.24% to 118-25. 10-year +0.18%. Euro -0.05% vs. dollar. Yen +0.2%. Pound -0.4%.