US Futures are Lower This Morning After Trump's Comments About a Government Shutdown

US futures are lower this morning after Trump’s comments about a government shutdown.  President Trump threatened a potential government shutdown if needed to fund the border wall which he promised during his campaign.  These comments come a couple of weeks after the President’s controversial comments following the protests in Charlottesville.  Economic data due out later this morning include new home sales and the flash US composite PMI.  Markets in Asia closed flat to slightly higher as hopes of tax reform in the US gave investors in the region optimism.  European markets are trading lower as they track the US futures.

US Futures are Higher This Morning as the Economic...
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