Stock Futures Rise Ahead of Bank Earnings – The Wall Street Journal

U.S. stock futures rose ahead of a wave of earnings, including from major banks, which investors will use to assess how companies are positioned to deal with risks including inflation and higher energy prices. 

Futures tied to the S&P 500 gained 0.6% Thursday, putting the broad market index on course for a second day of gains. Nasdaq-100 futures climbed 0.7%, suggesting gains for technology stocks.