U.S. stock futures move higher as oil climbs
Monday, 7 May 2018 17:54 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indeks saham berjangka A.S.SahamAS
U.S. stock futures moved higher on Monday, building on jobs report-inspired gains as a sharp climb for oil prices and the dollar were in focus and a trio of Federal Reserve speakers was upcoming.
Gains were supported by a couple of deals, including one driving up the price of Starbucks Corp.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 45 points, or 0.2%, to 24,273, while S&P 500 futures rose 6.4 points, or 0.2%, to 2,669.50. Nasdaq-100 futures gained 33.5 points, or 0.5%, to 6,808.50.
On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 332.36 points, or 1.4%, to end at 24,262.51, after an earlier drop of about 150 points. The blue-chip average logged its biggest daily climb since April 10, according to FactSet data. However, the average has struggled lately, falling in nine of the past 13 sessions.
The S&P 500 index rose 33.69 points, or 1.3%, to finish at 2,663.42. The Nasdaq Composite Index rose 121.47 points, or 1.7%. The Dow and S&P each slipped 0.2% last week, and the Nasdaq rose 1.3%.