U.S. stock index futures point to a higher start to the trading day as optimism continues to drive year-end rally.
At 05:30 AM ET, Dow futures were up 81 points, pointing to a higher start of more than 90 points. Futures on Nasdaq and S&P 500 traded higher too.
Market focus is largely attuned to the U.S.-China trade development. Investors are running back into traditional assets ever since the announced they have reached a phase one trade agreement earlier this month. The two countries are in the process of translating the deal, aiming to sign it in early January.
Source : CNBC