Asia markets posted gains Tuesday and Europe stocks were broadly higher as Dubai World fears...

|By:, SA News Editor

Asia markets posted gains Tuesday and Europe stocks were broadly higher as Dubai World fears receded. Futures indicate a strong open for U.S. stocks.
Asia: Nikkei +2.4% to 9572.2. Hang Seng +1.3% to 22113. Shanghai +1.3% to 3235. BSE +1.6% to 17198.
Europe at midday: FTSE +1.6% to 5274. CAC +2% to 3754. DAX +2% to 5737.
Futures: Dow +0.8% to 10411. S&P +0.8% to 1104. Nasdaq +0.95%. Jan. crude +1.4% to $78.35. Feb. gold +1.1% to $1,195.70. Mar. 30-year Tsy -0.46% to 122-05. 10-year -0.18%. Euro +0.4% vs. dollar. Yen -0.5%. Pound +0.7%.