Stocks had a great session overnight on both sides of the Atlantic. Records were broken once again with the S&P 500 and the Dow at new record highs, while Germany’s Dax wasn’t far off.
Those kinds of moves are interesting considering events in Ukraine. The Donetsk and Luhansk ‘spring’ continues with secession votes passed in both regions. While Russia welcomed the move, it urged spring leaders toward negotiation and dialogue with Kiev. In turn, Kiev has vowed to prosecute the separatist leaders as terrorists.