The market gets nervous; long-term investors shake off that nervousness and then equity markets go higher. That is the trend of the last 5+ years. The 2015 Greek debt crisis. Brexit. President Trump's unexpected election.
Now, there's North Korea. It's unclear how quickly things are escalating, but some shock waves are being felt in markets. Yesterday, equity markets came off their all-time highs, while Gold ($GCZ7) and Crude Oil ($CLX7) saw strong bids throughout the day.
What should futures traders look for today? John Hoagland gives a rundown of where markets are and what you should be looking for.
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