U.S. stock futures rose Monday, putting the major indexes on course to climb to fresh records. Bond yields and oil prices also advanced as investors wagered that a new round of stimulus spending would bolster the economy.
Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 0.3% after the benchmark stocks gauge posted its biggest one-week advance since November and closed Friday at an all-time high. Futures for the technology-heavy Nasdaq-100 rose 0.5%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average contracts added 0.3%.
Stocks have powered higher in recent trading sessions, putting the volatility sparked by swings in GameStop and other individual