Stock-index futures pointed to a higher start for Wall Street Thursday, getting a boost after U.K. and European Union negotiators agreed on a draft Brexit deal.
The tentative pact, which was hailed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson must still be approved by the U.K. parliament and other EU member states. Johnson has called for a U.K. parliamentary vote on Saturday.
Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 100 points, or 0.4%, at 27,040, while S&P 500 futures advanced 10.85 points, or 0.4%, to 3,002.25. Nasdaq-100 futures gained 30.50 points, or 0.4%, to 7,979.
Source : Marketwatch