US STOCKS-Indexes set to open higher as crude rebounds

miércoles 23 de diciembre de 2015 10:01 GYT
 

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* Durable goods data weak

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* Futures up: Dow 84 pts, S&P 6 pts, Nasdaq 15 pts (Adds details, comment, updates prices)

By Abhiram Nandakumar

Dec 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher on Wednesday as crude oil prices continued to rebound and economic data showed consumer spending and personal incomes rose in November.

Oil prices were up after an unexpected fall in U.S. inventories, but still hovered near multi-year lows due to a persistent supply glut and demand was set to remain muted.

Exxon shares were up 1.4 percent at $78.70, while Chevron rose 1.7 percent at $91.80 in premarket trading.   Continuación...