The Before the Bell report is compiled by editors of The Globe and Mail and is updated throughout the morning to reflect latest developments. Colin Cieszynski, Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Market Technician, is chief market strategist with CMC Markets.
Stock markets around the world have been trading sharply upward overnight. Wednesday's late rally continued through overseas sessions and back around to North America again. U.S. and Canadian index futures are up about 0.3 per cent. The FTSE is up 1.1 per cent while the Dax is up 2.0 per cent.Report Typo/Error
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