U.S. stock futures pushed higher early Thursday, a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its worst one-day point loss of the year on growing fears of a global economic slowdown.
Dow futures rose 166 points, or 0.7%, to 25,622, while S&P 500 futures gained 21.05 points, or 0.7%, to 2,861.50. Nasdaq-100 futures gained 53.50 points, or 0.7%, to 7,541.75. All three major indexes shed around 3% each on Wednesday. The 30-year bond yield dopped under the 2% level for the first time early Thursday.