As the U.S. stock markets prepare to open in just two hours, there are some notable pre-market movements. Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. Cl A (KNX) is showing a significant increase of 15.5%, while Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC (JAZZ) is up 5.3%.
Other stocks that are also seeing gains include Coinbase Global Inc. (COIN), Icahn Enterprises L.P. (IEP), and Comerica Inc. (CMA), all boasting gains of at least 3%. On the other hand, SolarEdge Technologies Inc. (SEDG) and Enphase Energy Inc. (ENPH) have experienced declines, falling 28.4% and 16.7% respectively, during early trading.
Looking at the overall market sentiment, S&P 500 futures are down 0.19%, with futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average experiencing the same decline of 0.19%. In addition, the Cboe Volatility Index futures have risen by 4.09%.
Shifting focus to commodities news, Brent crude oil futures have increased by 1.26%, while gold futures have risen by 0.73%. Bitcoin is also on an upward trend, marked by a 4.37% increase, reaching $29,978.
Furthermore, the 10-Year Treasury yield has fallen to 4.936%.
In the previous regular trading session, both the S&P 500 and the Dow showed declines of 0.85% and 0.75% respectively. Stocks in Asia followed this trend, as Japan's NIKKEI 225 Index fell by 0.54% and China's Shanghai Composite Index dropped by 0.74%.
Moving on to European markets, stocks are currently experiencing a downturn. The STOXX Europe 600 Index has fallen by 0.88%, while the FTSE 100 Index has experienced a drop of 0.77% from the previous close.
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