US Markets Climb as Banks Pass Stress Tests

US index futures are on the rise this morning climbing 0.2% to 0.4%. European trading is mixed this morning with the Dax up 0.1% and the FTSE down 0.2%. In commodity action Copper is down 1.2%, while WTI Crude oil

Positive Bank Stress Test Results, Infrastructure Deal, and Strong Earnings

Building on yesterday’s gains in US markets, which included a 1.0% gain for the Dow, a 0.7% rise for the NASDAQ and a 1.3% surge for the Russell 2000, US index futures are up 0.1% to 0.3% this morning. Overseas,