Dow futures rose Monday, indicating stocks may be ready to pick up where they left off last week, with a renewed boost coming from signs of a thaw in U.S.-China relations.
Another win for the Dow Jones Industrial Average would mark its eighth-straight advance, the longest positive streak since one that ended Sept. 20, 2017.
Among Federal Reserve speakers in the spotlight Monday, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester in a speech in Paris said the central bank may need to raise interest rates above 3%.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures jumped by 85 points, or 0.3%, to 24,908, while those for the S&P 500 rose 5.60 points, or 0.2%, to 2,735. Nasdaq-100 futures climbed 19.75 points, or 0.3%, to 6,979.25.