The Weekend Is Over, And Futures Are Lower

After a blistering week for markets last week, the very early mood is a tad negative.

US futures are down just under 0.5% in very light Sunday trading.

Via FinViz:

Screen Shot 2013 05 12 at 6.54.12 PM

FinViz

Meanwhile, after a very quiet week last week for economic data, things will pick up a bit in the coming week, starting with retail sales data Monday morning.

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.