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Dave Lutz, head of ETFs at JonesTrading, has an overview of today's markets.
Most of the global markets are red on Wednesday.
Copper, zinc and nickel were all slipping.
Here's Lutz:
Morning! Ugly sea of red out there, with US Futures down 50bp - Papers blaming the weaker China data yesterday weighing on Commodities, thus equities. Selling in the US seemed to accelerate yesterday as peeps flushed into Treasuries on headers Trump is considering Mohamed El-Erian for Federal Reserve Vice Chair. DAX is getting mushed for 1.3%, as the Euro Mining Index off nearly 2% and...
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We talked to the bond chief at the $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock about the most important issue for markets right now

We talked to the bond chief at the $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock about the most important issue for markets right now

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Jeff Rosenberg is BlackRock's chief investment strategist for fixed income.
He remains optimistic about the Federal Reserve's quantitative-easing program and sees opportunity for profits in emerging-market bonds.
"The most important issue, with a little bit longer time horizon, is going to be the evolution of - and what we eventually get out of - tax reform and the tax-reform debate in the US," he said.
Fixed-income investors are carefully watching the changing of the guard at the Federal Reserve.
Janet Yellen, who initiated the end of quantitative easing, will finish her...
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