A recovery in equities can be seen across the globe, as oil heads back over $50 a barrel, while the dollar limps toward its worst week since August. U.S. futures: Dow +0.2%; S&P 500 and Nasdaq +0.3%.
On the radar this weekend: President Trump will embark on his first overseas trip since taking office, visiting Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican. Major deals are expected to be signed.
Gold is 0.1% higher at $1253/ounce and the 10-year Treasury yield is flat at 2.24%.
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