Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks set to ease back from records ahead of blockbuster week

U.S. stock futures pointed to a soft open for equities on Monday, with major indexes set to take a breather from their record-setting run since the start of the year.

That caution comes as a busy week kicks off, with investors bracing for a Federal Reserve meeting, a speech by President Donald Trump, a monthly jobs report and a big dose of earnings.

What are the main benchmarks doing?

Dow futures YMH8, -0.11% eased 50 points, or 0.2%, to 26,553, while S&P 500 futures ESH8, -0.23% slipped 8.5 points, or 0.3%, to 2,866. Nasdaq-100 futures NQH8, -0.25% were down 25.75 points, or 0.4%, to 7,004.50.

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