Wall Street stocks were looking at a potentially upbeat start on Wednesday, as U.S. stock futures climbed in the wake of midterm elections that pulled no major punches, and the dollar fell.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 148 points, or 0.6%, to 25,792, while S&P 500 futures gained 20.25 points, or 0.7%, to 2,779.25. Nasdaq-100 jumped 81 points, or 1.2%, to 7,098.50.
On Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 173.31 points, or 0.68%, to 25,635.01, the S&P 500 index rose 0.63%, and the Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 0.64%, or 47.11 points, at 7,375.96.
The Dow closed at a session high, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended the day just shy of Tuesday’s best levels.