Dow Jones futures jump nearly 200 pts, indicate positive start ahead in US stock market; US GDP, jobless data in focus
US stock market today: The three main US stock market benchmarks — the Dow Jones, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite — are poised for a fairly positive start on Thursday, March 30, mirroring largely positive moves across Asia and Europe led by banking and tech stocks. All yes are now on a key US GDP reading and data on jobless claims in the world's largest economy due later in the day to assess the future course of interest rates. Here's what to expect and what to track in the US share market today.
US stock market today: The Dow Jones is likely to open higher on Thursday, as indicated by the futures of the 30-scrip blue-chip index. | Image: Reuters