U.S. stocks ended mostly unchanged as consumer discretionary and health-care shares battled losses in other sectors on the last full trading day of the week.
Brent and U.S. crude oil futures traded nearly flat on Thursday on light trading due to the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.
The euro slipped back towards seven-month lows, bond yields fell and European shares rallied on Thursday as talk of aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank next week gained ground.
Next Trading Day's Important Events
- 12:30 (GMT 3) UK Q3 GDP
- USDJPY: 122.56
- EURUSD: 1.0618
- S&P 500: 2,088.87
- NASDAQ : 5116.1