Market Snapshot: Dow futures rise 100 points as traders cheer earnings, with Goldman Sachs on deck

U.S. stock futures climbed Tuesday, as optimism over first-quarter earnings once again set the tone, with results from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. due before the bell and Netflix Inc. climbing on forecast-beating earnings.

Later, investors should track a busy schedule of Federal Reserve speakers for hints to the path of interest rates. Economic data reports ahead cover housing starts and industrial production.

What are the main benchmarks doing?

Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMM8, +0.62% rose 158 points, or 0.7%, to 24,722, while S&P 500 futures ESM8, +0.45% added 13.8 points, or 0.5%, to 2,695.50.

>>> Original Source <<<