Markets Are In The Red

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Markets have gotten more red.

After being pretty much flat early this morning, things are down as the world waits for Ben Bernanke’s monetary policy speech at 8:30 AM ET.

In Europe, the big loser is Spain, where stocks are off just under 1%.

Italy is down 0.5%.

Germany is down 0.6%.

US futures are still off small.

Click here for a guide to some of the language that Bernanke could use today in his testimony before Congress.

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