The U.S.-based equity markets are pointing to a higher open this morning. Asian markets closed mixed in the overnight session. European markets are mostly higher heading into the afternoon session.
As market participants prepare for more FED speakers this week, technical traders are looking for confirmation moves in the broader market to indicate direction.
Although the most recent $50-$55 trading range is still in place, crude oil is seeing strength this morning.
Currency traders will be looking for economic figures and their impact on the broader global currencies including the U.S. dollar and the EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY currency pairs.
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