Asian Markets Are Rallying, Japan Already Up More Than 1%

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Asian markets are higher in early trading this evening.Japan’s Nikkei has gained 1.2%.

South Korea’s KOSPI is up 0.8%

Australia’s S&P/ASX is 0.5% higher.

The Philippines Stock Exchange is up 0.9%.

Markets don’t have much to look forward to as far as economic announcements or quarterly results

One of the few reporters is General Electric, which will announce before U.S. markets open.

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