Market preview: S&P futures +0.5% on hopes that the European Commission would soon present...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market preview: S&P futures +0.5% on hopes that the European Commission would soon present options for the introduction of joint eurozone bonds. European bourses jump, shaking off Moody’s expected downgrade of two French banks. Investors largely ignore weak retail sales data. Crude oil futures are off nearly 1%. Later: business inventories.