The Week Has Begun, And Markets Are Higher Again

There wasn’t too much news over the weekend — nothing dramatic on the Europe front — and so for now the vaguely positive-ish vibe from last week continues.

US futures are up a touch.

Japan, catching up to Friday’s big move state-side, is making nice gains.

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For a look at what’s coming this week in the economy see here.

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