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U.S. Market Future Indications Update by MarketWatch - December 24, 2015: U.S. Eye Fourth Day Gains For Holiday-Shortened Week. U.S. stocks eye fourth day of gains for holiday-shortened week Victor Reklaitis, Anora Mahmudova   U.S. stock futures edged higher Thursday, putting the market on track to stretch its winning streak to four days and finish with sizable gains for the holiday-shortened week. It’s Christmas Eve, so trading is expected to be subdued. U.S. stock exchanges will close earlier than usual, at 1 p.m. Eastern Time. S&P 500 futures ESH6, +0.00%  rose by less than a point to 2,053, while those for the Dow Jones Industrial Average

U.S. Market Future Indications by MarketWatch - May 4, 2015: U.S. stocks: Futures gain ahead of factory orders, Fed speakers

U.S. stocks: Futures gain ahead of factory orders, Fed speakers By BARBARA KOLLMEYER MARKETS REPORTER U.S. factory orders will be in the limelight for investors on Monday. U.S. stock futures rose moderately on Monday tempered by more weak economic data out of China and as investors await a report on factory orders and a slate of Federal Reserve speakers to glean more clues on the pace of rate hikes. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average  YMM5,  +0.28%   rose 60 points, or 0.3%, to 17,992, while those for the S&P 500 index  ESM5,  +0.25%   added about 7 points to 2,108. Futures for the Nasdaq-100  NQM5,  +0.24%   rose 14 points to 4,478.75.