Markets Are Falling Everywhere

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Things started off on a positive note in early Asian trading, but the tone now is more negative.US futures are pointed just slightly down.

Europe is worse.

Italy is off 0.5%. Germany is down 0.3%. France is down 0.4%.

There are a couple of good datapoints. Consumer confidence in Italy ticked up, as did the German IFO index.

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