U.S. stock-market futures rose Sunday night as Treasury yields continued to pull back from highs last week.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures
were up more than 200 points, or 0.7%, while S&P 500 futures
and Nasdaq-100 futures
gained nearly 1%. Meanwhile, the 10-year Treasury note yield
dipped to 1.386%. Bond prices move inversely to yields.
The 10-year note yield rattled stock-market investors Thursday when it shot above 1.50%, then slipped to 1.459% on Friday.
For the week, the Dow
lost 1.8%, the S&P 500
fell 2.5%, and the Nasdaq Composite
slid 4.9%. That marked the Nasdaq’s biggest slide since the week ended Oct. 30, according to FactSet data. February was still a winning month for equites though, with the Dow up 3.2%, the S&P 500 rising 2.6%, and the Nasdaq inching up 0.9%.