Dow futures rose nearly 200 points on Monday, signaling another bout of volatile action for U.S. stocks, as traders again shook off concerns about a global trade war, at least for now.
Dow futures put on 182 points, or 0.8%, to 24,108, while S&P 500 futures rose 17.55 points, or 0.7%, to 2,623.25. Nasdaq-100 futures gained 58.50 points, or 0.9%, to 6,513.
Gains for U.S. stock futures in the early going point to a comeback on Wall Street after a sharp selloff on Friday.
Upbeat comments from President Donald Trump and his administration on China helped lift sentiment, which has been battered back-and-forth by recent tit-for-tat trade hostilities between the world’s two biggest economies.