|U.S. stock futures edged higher early Monday, pointing to a higher open following Friday’s solid jobs report. S&P 500 futures rose by 0.1 percent and Nasdaq-100 futures gained 0.3 percent, although Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down by a hair, less than 0.1 percent. A Friday rally following the release of the employment figures helped raise U.S. stocks to a positive week, giving all three main indexes gains of 8 percent or more so far this year. Investors are watching slipping oil prices early this week. Asian stocks started the week with slight gains.
Source: MarketWatch, Bloomberg