The German DAX 30 drops -0.08% with August retail sales below expected. The French CAC 40 sheds -0.47% with disappointing producer prices and the annualized Q2 GDP at +0.3%. The Italian FTSE MIB is down by -0.49% and the rel72-3e40b7bfa49e">flash CPI denied consensus as it didn't softened in September. The Greek ATHEX falls -0.50% even after the rising producer prices data. The Spanish IBEX 35 drops -1.15% ahead of the Spanish banks stress test results. The Eurozone CPI rose to +2.7% in September (YoY).
Futures for the American S&P 500, Nasdaq 100 and Dow Jones 30 are signaling a lower open by -0.20% ahead of the Chicago PMI, consumption expenditures and Reuters/Michigan consumer sentiment. WTI crude oil rises to 92.12 (+0.32%) and Gold is up to 1780 (+0.18%).