U.S. stock index futures skyrocketed ahead of Monday's open, as investors cheered positive trade news.
Around 5:45 a.m. ET, Dow futures indicated a positive open of more than 200 points. Futures on the S&P 500 were indicating a strong open of 17.82 points, while Nasdaq futures signaled a robust open of 60.85 points up.
As a new quarter for trading kicks off, news emerged that Canada and the U.S. had secured a trade deal to replace the current North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).