Main moves in markets

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More Americans headed back to work in November, though at a slower pace than October.

German factory orders for October are due Friday.

 

Stocks:

S&P 500 futures were little changed in London.

The gauge rose 0.2%.

Japan’s Topix index was flat.

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng added 0.6%.

Shanghai Composite slid 0.2%.

Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index added 0.4%.

Euro Stoxx 50 futures were flat.

 

Currencies:

Dollar Spot Index fell 0.1%.

The yen was at 104.45 per dollar.

The offshore yuan was at 6.5491 per dollar.

The euro bought $1.2119.

 

Bonds:

The yield on 10-year Treasuries was at 0.94%.

Australia’s 10-year yield rose three basis points to 1.02%.

 

Commodities:

West Texas Intermediate crude slipped 0.4% to $45.09 a barrel.

Gold rose 0.1% to $1,833.37 an ounce.