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Wall Street sets up for another day of gains as stock futures climb

“Dow futures YMH8, +0.47% climbed 126 points, or 0.5%, to 24,987, while S&P 500 futures ESH8, +0.39% rose 11.35 points, or 0.4%, to 2,708.25” writes Markets Reporter for marketwatch.com. U.S. stocks futures pushed higher early Thursday, a day after Wall Street equities booked a fourth-straight gain. The dollar was weaker Thursday, with the ICE Dollar Index DXY, -0.42% dropping 0.3%.Nasdaq-100 futures NQH8, +0.53% rose 37.25 points, or 0.6%, to 6,725.Asia followed up on that upbeat day with a near 1.5% rise for the Nikkei 225 index NIK, +1.47% and almost…

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Dow futures rise more than 100 points as traders wait for key inflation data

“Dow Jones industrial average futures dropped more than 200 points, while S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures declined 30 points and 81 points, respectively” writes Alexandra Gibbs for cnbc.com. U.S. stock index futures erased earlier gains on Wednesday after data showed inflation rising more than expected.Concerns of rising inflation have recently sent jitters down Wall Street.Investors also digested weaker-than-expected retail sales for last month.The futures pointed to strong gains prior to the data release. Source: cnbc.com Share This:

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US equity futures are fueling the yen trade further

“It is a bout of risk aversion, but as I said, it’s the breakdown in USD/JPY that’s making up for most of the risk aversion today ( self fulfilling risk aversion trade )” reports forexlive.com. And by the looks of it, equities are not going to provide any form of comfort for the BOJ. S&P 500 futures continue to trade near the lows, down 0.6%.Meanwhile, the Dow and Nasdaq futures are also down by 0.7% and 0.5% respectively. Source: forexlive.com Share This:

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Futures Daily Review February 13, 2018

Futures Daily Review for February 13, 2018 Futures Pointing To Initial Strength On Wall Street – U.S. Commentary After ending the previous session notably higher, stocks may see some further upside in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 206 points.   Dow futures pull back a day after stocks rally A recovery for U.S. equities showed signs of faltering on Tuesday, as stock futures stumbled in early trade. Dow futures YMH8, -0.52%…

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Dow futures pull back a day after stocks rally

“Dow futures YMH8, -0.45% fell 81 points, or 0.3%, to 24,503, while S&P 500 futures ESH8, -0.40% fell 6.7 points, or 0.3%, to 2,648.50” writes Markets Reporter for marketwatch.com. A recovery for U.S. equities showed signs of faltering on Tuesday, as stock futures stumbled in early trade.Nasdaq-100 futures NQH8, -0.34% slipped 13.5 points, or 0.2%, to 6,518.25. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Futures Rise, Asia Markets Jump as Global Rebound Takes Hold

“Gold futures slipped 0.12% to 1,324.80, while crude oil futures rose 0.56% to 59.62” writes Thestreet Staff for thestreet.com. Indexes in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong climbed steadily in early trade Tuesday, while U.S. stock futures edged up overnight.Nasdaq futures added 0.18% and S&P futures were 0.05% higher. Source: thestreet.com Share This:

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Dow futures rally more than 250 points, as focus turns to Trump’s infrastructure plan

“U.S. stock futures climbed on Monday, building on a strong late-session rebound on Friday, with the Dow futures up almost 300 points” writes Markets Reporter for marketwatch.com. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMH8, +1.10%  climbed 277 points, or 1.2%, to 24,445, while S&P 500 futures ESH8, +1.12%  jumped 28.15 points, or 1%, to 2,647.25.Hopes for an economic boost from increased infrastructure spending have helped lift stocks since Trump was elected in late 2016. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Futures Daily Review February 12, 2018

Futures Daily Review for February 12, 2018 U.S. stock futures gain, hinting at Monday rebound After last week’s roller-coaster ride on Wall Street, U.S. stock futures indicated gains in Monday trading. As of midnight Eastern, Dow Jones Industri   U.S. stock futures climb after rally late last week U.S. stock futures rose early Monday, indicating markets could extend a move higher seen at the close of last week. Dow futures YMH8, +0.64% rose 163   Have a nice trading! Share This:

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