US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher on Greek hopes

martes 23 de junio de 2015 09:04 GYT

* Global markets higher on hopes of Greek debt solution

* Non-defense capital goods orders excluding aircraft rises in May

* Momo shares jump after receiving "going private" proposal

* Futures up: Dow 22 pts, S&P 4 pts, Nasdaq 9 pts (Adds details, comment, updates prices)

By Tanya Agrawal

June 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher for the second straight session on Tuesday on expectations of a deal to prevent Greece from defaulting on loans and data pointing to a rebound in business investment spending plans in May.

Global markets were higher, with European shares climbing to a three-week high, extending the previous session's rally.

Athens presented new reform proposals which were cautiously welcomed by euro zone finance ministers on Monday, though the Eurogroup said the proposals required detailed study and that it would take several days to determine whether they can lead to an agreement.

"It now appears that we will have a short-term solution to the problem," said Andreas Clenow, hedge fund trader and principal at ACIES Asset Management.   Continuación...