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Markets edging back from a down Monday

U.S. stocks are rising this morning after slipping yesterday. The S&P 500 is up 0.32% and the Dow is up 0.33%.

Asian markets were mostly higher Tuesday with Chinese shares leading the way up. The Shanghai Composite rose 3.11% while the Nikkei was up 0.42%.

European markets are mixed this morning as energy stocks gained back a little ground. The FTSE is up 1.17%, and the DAX is falling 0.09%.

Energy futures are down today. The price for West Texas Intermediate crude oil is $67.90 per barrel, down $1.10 and natural gas is down $0.03. Metals prices are falling. Gold is down $23.80 and platinum is down $25.80. The Dollar is up versus the Euro and the Yen.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ( CY ), Apollo Global Management ( APO ) and National Bank of Greece ( NBG ), are headed up this morning, and AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. ( AU ), Banco Bradesco ( BBD ) and Mobileye ( MBLY ) a re down.

Michael Haden is an Options Analyst at InvestorsObserver . He graduated from James Madison University in 1986 with a degree in Marketing. In two decades with Standard & Poor's, Michael honed his analytical skills in the Financial Industry. He has a conservative view toward investing and prefers value stocks to high-fliers with big risk..

This article was originally published on MarketIntelligenceCenter.com

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


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