U.S. stock futures higher, with Wall Street set to extend last week's gains


U.S. stock futures moved sharply higher on Monday, indicating Wall Street may extend gains seen late last week after data showed a strong increase in jobs created, but weaker-than-forecast wages. Dow futures
YMM8, +0.58%
rose 156 points, or 0.6%, to 25,516. S&P 500 futures
ESM8, +0.52%
gained 14.7 points, or 0.5%, to 2,803.50. Nasdaq 100 futures
NQM8, +0.67%
jumped 47 points, or 0.7%, to 7,171. On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA, +1.77%
soared 440.53 points to 25,335.74, finishing above the 25,000 level for the first time since Feb. 28. The S&P 500
SPX, +1.74%
and Nasdaq Composite
COMP, +1.79%
rose 1.7% and 1.8%, respectively. Asia tracked Wall Street higher on Monday, with several indexes adding gains of 1% or more. The dollar index
DXY, -0.17%
was flat and gold
GCJ8, -0.11%
was modestly lower. Oil prices
CLJ8, -0.29%
were drifting south.


Quote References YMM8 +147.00 +0.58% ESM8 +14.45 +0.52% NQM8 +47.75 +0.67% DJIA +440.53 +1.77% SPX +47.60 +1.74% COMP +132.86 +1.79% DXY -0.16 -0.17% GCJ8 -1.40 -0.11% CLJ8 -0.18 -0.29% Show all references
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