A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are down after the Dow Jones Industrial average closed about 36 points shy of the still-elusive 20,000 mark Friday. A downward move in crude prices is the biggest reason for the lower futures right now.
-U.S.crude prices are down about 2 percent to the $52 a barrel level. This is in response to ramped-up U.S. production.
-McDonald's is selling off most of its China businesses to Citic for $2.1 billion.