Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGBs open unchanged on what is expected to be a quiet Labor Day holiday
  • Disappointing US data provides the catalyst for a test of the technical levels
  • Gold extended a rally to the highest level in 10 months, oil steady over the past day
  • Global markets end Friday’s session firmer.  Asian markets open lower amid geopolitical tensions after North Korea tested a nuclear bomb on Sunday.
  • Global PMIs sharply higher in August; US labour market data disappoints as a result of inclement weather and sharp increase in available labour