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[BRIEFING.COM] S&P futures vs fair value: +3.10. Nasdaq futures vs fair value: +6.20. The stock market is on track for an upbeat start to the Thursday session as futures on the S&P 500 trade three points above fair value. Overnight, China's HSBC Manufacturing PMI surged to an 18-month high (52.0 from 50.7), which gave a boost to the overall sentiment.

The positive disposition carried over into the European session with markets there trading higher across the board. Economic ... More

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