A pedestrian passes in front of the New York Stock Exchange.
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Stock futures climbed slightly in overnight trading on Monday after the S&P 500 once again failed to reach a record, a level set before the coronavirus crisis hit.
Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 50 points. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq 100 futures both traded up 0.2%.
The S&P 500 closed Monday’s session up 0.3%, just shy of its record closing high of 3,386.15 from February 19. The broad equity gauge has been flirting with its all-time high since last week.
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