U.S. Stock Futures Climb; S&P 500 Contract Advances 0.3%

Nov. 3 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. stock futures climbed, indicating that the benchmark Standard & Poor’s 500 Index will extend yesterday’s rally.

Futures on the S&P 500 expiring in December rose 0.2 percent to 1,236.9 at 6:07 a.m. in New York after earlier falling as much as 1.7 percent. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average expiring the same month gained 24 points, or 0.2 percent, to 11,792.

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