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U.S. Futures Gain With Stocks; Bond Yields Rise: Markets Wrap

U.S. equity-index futures gained on Wednesday along with stocks in Europe as traders assessed the latest news on the omicron variant and the Federal Reserve’s signals of stepped-up efforts to curb elevated inflation. Bonds declined.

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Stocks, Futures Hit by Vaccine Worry as Bonds Jump: Markets Wrap

Fresh concerns about the efficacy of existing vaccines against the omicron coronavirus strain pushed markets back into risk-off mode on Tuesday, with stocks in Europe dropping alongside U.S. equity futures. Bonds gained as investors sought havens.

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U.S. Futures, Oil Rise as Traders Evaluate Omicron: Markets Wrap

U.S. and European equity futures climbed Monday along with crude oil and Treasury yields as investors tried to calibrate economic risks from the omicron coronavirus strain, bringing some calm back to markets.

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U.S. Futures Slip, Yields Up After Powell Selected: Markets Wrap

U.S. futures fell and Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday amid a jump in Treasury yields and the dollar as Jerome Powell’s renomination to head the Federal Reserve fueled bets on a quicker reduction of monetary stimulus.

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Dow futures rise 150 points after Biden sticks with Powell to lead the Fed

Stock futures rose on Monday ahead of the holiday-shortened week as President Joe Biden announced that he would renominate Jerome Powell to lead the Federal Reserve.

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 155 points, while the S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures both traded up by about 0.4%.

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Stock futures rise slightly as market enters holiday-shortened week

Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading on Sunday ahead of the holiday-shortened week, a historically seasonally strong period for Wall Street.

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 55 points. S&P 500 futures edged up 0.1% and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.2%.

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Treasuries Rise on Fed Speculation; Futures Steady: Markets Wrap

U.S. Treasury yields slipped Tuesday as investors speculated about a change in leadership of the Federal Reserve, while equity futures were steady with stocks ahead of inflation data. 

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