Stock Market Poised To End powerful July On optimistict Note Both the Dow and the Nasdaq are also set for their eighth monthly gain of the past nine months.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 45 points, or 0.2%, to 21,820, while S&P 500 futures added 2.45 points, or 0.1%, to 2,472.75.
Nasdaq-100 index futures gained 14.25 points, or 0.2%, to 5,924.50.
With one more session to go, the DJIA is looking at a 2.25% monthly gain and the S&P 500 index at a rise of 2%.
European mining stocks rose after data from China, a big buyer of industrial and precious metals, showed construction activity at its highest level since December 2013.
Win Streak May End For Indonesia Stock Market
(RTTNews) – The Indonesia stock market has finished higher in three straight sessions, advancing more than 40 points or 0.7 percent along the way.
Crude oil jumped more than 8 percent in July.
Crude oil futures rebounded from early losses Monday, creeping closer to $50 for the first time this summer.
The JCI finished slightly higher on Monday as gains from the financials were capped by weakness from the resource stocks.
The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just above the 5,840-point plateau although it may spin its wheels on Tuesday.
collected by :Dicson Walt