US Futures Still Heading Down, Nikkei Dives 2.2%

Asia picks up the baton that the US handed off in the final minutes of trading.

Here’s the Nikkei. It’s now down over 2%.

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Photo: Nikkei.com

Us futures are off significantly. Dow futures are off nearly triple digits.

Meanwhile the euro is holding $1.23 by the skin of its teeth.

For a wrapup of the US market action, see here.

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