U.S INDEX MARKET
The U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 92.37 with a loss of -0.18% percent or -0.16 point. The Dow Futures is trading at 24,913.00 up with +0.36% percent or +90.00 point. The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,735.25 up with +0.21% percent or +5.75 point. The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 6,981.75 up with +0.31% percent or +21.75 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
U.S. stock index futures pointed to triple-digit gains at the open Monday morning, amid hopes of a potential breakthrough in trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies.
At around 04:55 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 99 points, indicating a higher implied open of 113 points. The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 futures also indicated an upbeat start to the session for their respective markets.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,606.79 up with +0.19% percent or +3.08 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 986.87 up with +0.19% percent or +3.08 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,939.09 up with +0.061% percent or +1.18 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,200.13 up with +0.25% percent or ++2.97 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,618.86 up with +0.15% percent or +2.49 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,512.73 up with +0.15% percent or +2.27 point;