Not surprisingly, the Nikkei is leading the world higher in early Friday trading.But while Japan may be playing catch up to our mega-rally, other markets are showing some signs of sogginess.
US futures are down a touch. The Aussie dollar is down a little. So is the euro.
It’s nothing major, and doesn’t say anything too significant about what’s going to happen Friday.
After rising by 7% during the day, BP has fallen about 1% after hours, perhaps as investors realise that they’re not nearly out of the woods yet.
See a recap of the US trading day here.