US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Futures jump as U.S. economy notches record growth in Q3

29 Oct 2020 / 20:45 H.

    Oct 29 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures jumped on Thursday after data showed domestic economy grew at an unrivaled pace in the third quarter as the government poured out more than $3 trillion worth of pandemic relief.

    A separate set of data showed weekly unemployment claims fell compared with a week earlier.

    At 8:41 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were down 7 points, or 0.03%, S&P 500 e-minis were up 5.75 points, or 0.18%, and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 66 points, or 0.59%. (Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)

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