By Oliver Gray
Investing.com - U.S. stock futures were trading higher during Monday’s evening deals, after major benchmark averages finished the regular trading session lower as last week’s optimism about slowing inflation pressures faded, with investors weighing comments from the Fed’s Brainard and Waller .
Meantime, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE: TSM ), Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE: LPX ), and Jefferies Financial Group Inc (NYSE: JEF ) popped 5.7%, 10%, and 5%, respectively, as Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRKb ) revealed positions in the companies.
In addition, fresh earnings results from major retailers including Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT ), Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD ), Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT ), Lowe’s Companies Inc (NYSE: LOW ), and Foot Locker Inc (NYSE: FL ) will be closely monitored throughout the week.
During Monday’s regular session, The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 211.2 points or 0.6% to 33,536.7. The S&P 500 dipped 35.7 points or 0.9% to 3,957.3 and the NASDAQ Composite lost 127.1 points or 1.1% to 11,196.22.
On the bond markets, United States 10-Year rates were at 3.863%.
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