Market preview: Stock futures hold gains following a batch of mostly upbeat economic reports on...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market preview: Stock futures hold gains following a batch of mostly upbeat economic reports on unemployment, inflation and manufacturing. S&P benchmark +0.2%. European markets mostly edged higher, even as Fitch cut its outlook on the U.K. to negative. The Dow blue chips look to extend a streak of six straight gains. Still ahead: Philly Fed outlook.