U.S. markets closed just slightly higher on Friday, capping four straight weekly gains and their best August since 2000.
Equities remain on track for their fourth straight weekly gain, bolstered by good economic data.
U.S. stock index futures are indicating a stronger open on Wall Street Friday as they track the European markets higher.
U.S. stock markets end the day lower as concerns about flaring Ukraine-Russia tensions and Europe's deflationary pressures encourages more protective positioning on Thursday.
U.S. stocks remain negative early afternoon Thursday as geopolitical caution sparked by Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko's statement that Russia has invaded Ukraine triggers a flight-to-safety rally.
U.S. stock index futures are slipping Thursday amid geopolitical caution after Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko says that Russia has invaded Ukraine.
U.S. stock indices close above 2,000 for the second day after flitting in and out of positive territory throughout Wednesday's session on a lack new economic catalysts.
U.S. stock indices are flitting in and out of positive territory Wednesday after the S&P 500's milestone venture above 2,000.
Stock futures are ticking higher Wednesday after the S&P 500 closes above the 2000-point milestone for the first time.
U.S. stock markets push further into record territory Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting new highs and finishing above 2,000 for the first time.