Market Snapshot: Stock market takes aim at fresh records to start the week

U.S. stocks were shaping up to resume a record run on Monday, with stock futures pointing higher as investor appetite for riskier assets continued to improve and concerns over North Korea eased.

Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMZ7, +0.20% rose 59 points, or 0.2%, to 22,276, while S&P 500 futures ESZ7, +0.15% gained 5.8 points, or 0.2%, to 2,503. Nasdaq-100 futures NQZ7, +0.07% added 10.75 points, or 0.2%, to 6,011.75.

Wall Street stocks posted sharp gains last week. On Friday, the Dow industrials DJIA, +0.29%logged a fourth-straight record close and a sixth-straight gain.

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