Dow Futures Up, Oil Rises, Ukraine Diplomacy in Focus—and What Else Is Happening in the Stock Market Today
Posted On March 24, 2022
Stocks rose on Thursday as investors monitored developments from the Russia-Ukraine war, with leaders including President Joe Biden meeting in Europe to discuss the conflict and potentially more sanctions on Russia.
Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 160 points, or 0.5%, after the index tumbled 448 points on Wednesday to close at 34,358. S&P 500 futures signaled a start 0.6% into the green with the Nasdaq on track to climb 0.8%.