Stock index futures are sharply higher in early Sunday trade, perhaps encouraged by chatter...

|By:, SA News Editor

Stock index futures are sharply higher in early Sunday trade, perhaps encouraged by chatter about a €TARP and a vast expansion of the EFSF, or maybe just bouncing after last week's bloodletting. S&P 500 +1.2%, German DAX +1.2%. Gold -0.4%, Silver -1.4%, Oil +0.8%.