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U.S. Stock Futures Bounce Higher to Start the Week | Sidnaz Blog

March 1, 2021

March 1, 2021 3:50 am ET U.S. stock futures advanced Monday, putting major indexes on track to reverse some of the losses suffered during the previous week. S&P 500 futures strengthened 1.2% and futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up 1.1%. Changes in equity futures don’t necessarily predict movements after the markets […]

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DoorDash, Etsy, GameStop: What to Watch When the Stock Market | Sidnaz Blog

February 26, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching before Friday’s trading gets underway. —U.S. stock futures fell, putting the S&P 500 on track for its worst week in a month following a sharp selloff in technology stocks. Futures tied to the S&P 500 slipped 0.3% after the index ended the previous session down almost 2% for the week. Contracts linked […]

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GameStop, Koss, AMC: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens | Sidnaz Blog

February 25, 2021

And you thought the GameStop GME 103.94% frenzy was over. Not so fast. Here’s what we’re watching ahead of the bell on Thursday. —U.S. stock futures wobbled around the flatline ahead of fresh data on economic growth, jobless claims and the manufacturing sector. But stocks popular with Reddit users including Koss and AMC were soaring […]

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Stock Futures Little Changed Ahead of Economic Data | Sidnaz Blog

February 25, 2021

Feb. 25, 2021 3:54 am ET U.S. stock futures were little changed while global stocks mostly gained ahead of a flurry of data including U.S. gross domestic product and the latest weekly jobless numbers. Futures on the S&P 500 wobbled between small gains and losses and futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up […]

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McAfee, Square, PRA Health Sciences: What to Watch When the Stock | Sidnaz Blog

February 24, 2021

—U.S. stock futures edged higher as investors awaited fresh comments from Jerome Powell a day after the Federal Reserve chairman soothed unsettled markets. Futures tied to the S&P 500 rose 0.4%, while contracts on the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.2%. Futures on the technology-heavy Nasdaq-100 rose 0.4%. Read our full market wrap. What’s Coming […]

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Disney, HubSpot, Cloudflare: What to Watch When the Stock Market | Sidnaz Blog

February 12, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching ahead of Friday’s trading action. —U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to end the week with muted gains after notching its ninth record closing high for 2021. Futures tied to the S&P 500 slipped 0.2%, pointing to a drop after the opening bell. Contracts linked to the […]

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Wynn, ON Semiconductor, GameStop: What to Watch When the Stock | Sidnaz Blog

February 8, 2021

—U.S. stock futures advanced, along with bond yields and oil prices, as investors wagered that a new round of stimulus spending would bolster the economy. —Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 0.3% after the benchmark stocks gauge posted its biggest one-week advance since November and closed Friday at an all-time high. Futures for the technology-heavy […]

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Stock Futures Point to S&P 500 Extending Rally After Friday’s | Sidnaz Blog

February 8, 2021

Feb. 8, 2021 3:46 am ET U.S. stock futures rose Monday, suggesting that the S&P 500 will extend its rally after ending last week at a record high. Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 0.3%, while those on the tech-heavy Nasdaq-100 index gained 0.4%. The yield on 10-year U.S. Treasurys gained to 1.195% […]

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Pinterest, Activision Blizzard, Peloton: What to Watch When the | Sidnaz Blog

February 5, 2021

Here’s what we’re watching before Friday’s trading gets underway. —U.S. stock futures rose, putting the S&P 500 on track for its best week in three months, on investors’ bets that a fresh coronavirus-relief spending package will bolster the economy. Futures tied to the S&P 500 gained 0.5%, contracts linked to the technology-heavy Nasdaq-100 edged up 0.3% and […]

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Stocks on Track for Best Week This Year on Stimulus Hopes | Sidnaz Blog

February 5, 2021

Feb. 5, 2021 3:42 am ET U.S. stock futures edged higher Friday, suggesting that the market is poised for its best weekly performance of the year, on anticipation of a fresh coronavirus-relief spending package from the government. S&P 500 futures ticked up 0.2%, while contracts linked to the Nasdaq-100 index gained 0.4%. Economists expect that […]

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