Markets are just a bit lower early in Europe’s trading session.
Britain’s FTSE 100 is down 0.3%.
France’s CAC 40 is down 0.1%.
Germany’s DAX is down 0.1%.
Spain’s IBEX is up 0.1%.
Italy’s FTSE MIB is up 0.1%.
This comes a day after the Federal Reserve latest FOMC monetary policy decision, which many interpreted as hawkish.
Markets in Asia closed lower with Japan’s Nikkei down 1.2% and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng down 0.4%.
Later today, we’ll get the latest weekly reading of U.S. jobless claims and monthly reading of Chicago’s purchasing managers’ index.