Stock futures posted sharp gains Friday, 12/2/11 as Germany and France talked up prospects for tighter fiscal union in the euro zone, and as investors awaited data on nonfarm jobs.
Futures on the Dow rose 150 points to 12,153. S&P’s 500 Index futures rose 16 points to 1,259.60. Nasdaq 100 futures gained 28.75 points to 2,338.
EU stock markets rally on crisis resolution … hopes …? While Asian stocks are mostly higher ahead of US jobs data.