A child wearing a face mask sits on the Charging Bull statue, also known as the Wall Street Bull, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York, August 19, 2020.
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Stock futures climbed slightly higher in overnight trading on Sunday as Wall Street tries to build on a record-setting week.
Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 50 points, indicating a 30-point gain at Monday’s open. The S&P 500 futures and the Nasdaq 100 futures gained 0.1% each.
An unstoppable rally in major technology shares last week pushed the S&P 500 to levels above its previous record set before the pandemic. The broad equity benchmark posted its fourth…