Futures edge higher on hopes of economic recovery

Futures edge higher on hopes of economic recovery

(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures ticked higher on Tuesday on hopes that the easing of virus-led business shutdowns would help jump-start a battered global economy, with investors also weighing the risks of reopening too soon. FILE PHOTO: The New York Stock...
Futures climb as U.S.-China tensions ease

Futures climb as U.S.-China tensions ease

(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures jumped about 1% on Friday as signs of an easing in U.S.-China friction boosted sentiment ahead of a closely watched jobs report that is likely to show the steepest plunge in payrolls since the Great Depression. FILE PHOTO:...