Markets are mostly higher as
we kick off global PMI day, when major countries release purchasing managers indices showing industrial output.
Japan’s Nikkei and Korea’s Kospi are both up 0.22%.
U.S. futures were all pointing significantly higher, with Dow futures up … 0.22%!
The one hold-out is Australia, where the S&P/ASX 200 is down 0.72%.
We just got Korean manufacturing PMI, which improved to 50.4 from 50.2.