US Futures Jump Ahead Of Columbus Day Trading Session

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That’s right.  The stock markets will be open for business tomorrow.  Trading volume will probably be low as most people take the day off.  Also, there isn’t any important economic data schedule for release.For the most part, traders will be positioning themselves for Q3 earnings season, which kicks off when Alcoa announces earnings on Tuesday.

For now, futures are trading higher:

Dow futures up 85 points.

S&P 500 futures up 9 points.

Nasdaq futures up 17 points.

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