US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher after closing down last week

lunes 21 de septiembre de 2015 09:10 GYT
 

* Fed's Bullard tells CNBC there's chance of an October hike

* Several Fed officials to speak this week

* Atmel jumps after $4.6 bln deal

* Futures up: Dow 91 pts, S&P 10 pts, Nasdaq 18 pts (Adds details, comment, updates shares)

By Tanya Agrawal

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Wall Street looked set to open higher on Monday following big losses at the end of last week as investors continued to assess the significance of the Federal Reserve's decision to keep interest rates near zero.

Investors will be looking for more clarity on the Fed's decision this week, when a number of central bank officials including Chair Janet Yellen, appear in public.

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart, a voting member of the Fed's policy-making committee, speaks on Monday.

"We had a pretty dramatic selloff on Friday and it's normal to see some gains after that," said Randy Frederick, managing director of trading and derivatives for Charles Schwab in Austin.   Continuación...