Good morning. It is 57 degrees and cloudy rainy here in the Upper Hudson Valley, the forecast predicts a sunny day with temperatures in the 70s this afternoon. Yes you read that correctly and hopefully I read that correctly as well. We might see the sun today.
At 8:15 a.m ET DOW futures are +30 and the price of oil per barrel is down. The market is poised to open moderately higher.
The noise continues to evolve over Trump's links to Russia. Trump's right hand man/son-in-law Kushner is under great suspicion as the go to guy with these strange connections. The entire mess appears to be hinging on Trump's need for Russian investment and more than likely a host of peripheral activities as well including his obligations to his Russian handlers. Meanwhile Trump is going about the business of ruining connections with Europe of all places. I believe the man is crazy.
CNN: U.K. election jitters; Exxon climate vote; Futures flat by Ivana Kottasová