Market Snapshot: Dow futures rise, setting up blue-chip stocks to blast out record after holiday

Dow futures rose by triple digits on Monday, pointing to another record session when traders return from the long holiday weekend, as relentless selling in the dollar appeared to continue unabated.

What are stock futures doing?

Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average YMH8, +0.58% put on 122 points, or 0.5%, to 25,923, while those for the S&P 500 index ESH8, +0.17% added 4 points, or 0.2%, to 2,792.75. Futures for the Nasdaq-100 index NQH8, +0.03% were up 1.25 points to 6,776.50.

Stocks ended at record levels on Friday, as the three major indexes booked second-straight weekly gains, with investors upbeat after an early batch of earnings and economic data.

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