It was a relatively quiet day in the market yesterday, and this was welcomed action after several days earlier this week with an increase in volatility.
This morning futures are edging up.
European markets are all positive in early trading.
Most Asian markets closed with just small losses.
Mainstream investors are waiting for Labor Department officials to release the January jobs report which is scheduled for 8:30 AM ET. People say – “It’s one of the most important measures of the U.S. economy and the results are known to cause markets to swing.”