More records in store for equities

|By:, SA News Editor

2018 has begun with a bang! U.S. stock index futures are heading higher after the S&P 500 closed above 2,700 for the first time on Wednesday. Dow +0.4%; S&P 500 +0.2%; Nasdaq +0.2%.

A slew of economic data is set to be released today, including the ADP employment report, jobless claims, services PMI and EIA petroleum inventories.

Oil is up 0.2% at $61.78/bbl, gold is 0.4% lower at $1313/ounce and the 10-year Treasury yield is up 2 bps to 2.47%.

ETFs: SPY, QQQ, DIA, SH, SSO, VOO, SDS, IVV, SPXU, TQQQ, UPRO, PSQ, SPXL, RSP, SPXS, SQQQ, QID, DOG, QLD, DXD, UDOW, RWL, SDOW, VFINX, EPS, DDM, QQEW, QQQE, SPLX, SFLA, QQXT, SPUU, SPXE, LLSP, UDPIX, OTPIX, RYARX, SPXN, SPDN, SPXT, SPXV