US STOCKS-Wall St set to rebound, day after S&P hits 2-month low

viernes 20 de mayo de 2016 09:02 GYT

* S&P, Dow on track to record 4th straight week of losses

* Fed hints at June interest rate hike

* Yahoo falls after reports of a Verizon bid

* Futures higher: Dow 44 pts, S&P 4.75 pts, Nasdaq 15 pts (Adds details, comments, updates shares)

By Yashaswini Swamynathan

May 20 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher on Friday as investors digested the possibility of a June rate hike, a day after the S&P 500 fell to its lowest in two months.

Oil prices were marginally lower as investors cashed in recent gains and focus shifted again to global oversupply.

A strengthening labor market and rising inflation could encourage the U.S. Federal Reserve to further tighten monetary policy.

New York Fed President William Dudley said on Thursday the U.S. economy was strong enough to warrant a rate hike in June or July.   Continuación...