U. .. Thursday's Thursday aim to extend a winning streak for a third day, as Wall Street appeared in November, where it ended with one of its most challenging Octobre this year: on a high note.
Closely-followed quarterly results after the end of ordinary trading by Apple Inc., the world's largest listed company by market value, can provide a more lasting impetus for investors.
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How did benchmarks work?
Futures for Dow Jones Industrial Average
YMZ8, + 0.40%
was 134 points, or 0.5%, at 25,204 while those for S & P 500
ESZ8, + 0.34%
traded 11.65 points, or 0.4%, higher at 2.723. Nasdaq-100 futures
NQZ8, + 0.23%
climbed 0.4% to reach 7,001, an increase of 0.4%.
On Wednesday, Dow
received 241.12 points, or 1% to 25.165.76, the first measurement of 25,000 for the blue chip index since October 23th.
S & P 500 Index