Hoje às 3:00 p.m. Hora do Leste é o prazo para os detentores de dívida privada a concordar com um acordo de troca da dívida na Grécia. Se menos de 75% concordar com a troca, then Greece could be in jeopardy of a credit default, throwing a serious roadblock on its way to receiving a second bailout. Bloomberg reported that they believe about 60% have decided to take part.
The United States Department of Energy will release its weekly natural gas inventories report at 10:30 a.m.
O U.S.Department of Labor will release initial jobless claims for last week at 8:30 a.m. Forecasts are for 355,000 claims last week, em comparação com 351,000 na semana anterior.
The European Central Bank is expected to make public announcements regarding interest rates early Thursday morning. The Bank of England just announced they are keeping interest rates at .5%.
Gold is up over $1,700 overseas in the early morning.
There is a report that the Federal Reserve could be eyeing new Quantitative Easing measures in the future, so look for any new information regarding that report.