Written by Oliver Gray
Investing.com – U.S. stock futures were higher in late trading on Monday, as the major averages remained closed due to the holiday after falling for a third straight week.
By 7:10 p.m. ET (11:10 p.m. GMT) and rose 0.1% while adding 0.2%.
Next week will closely monitor the August and ISM print editions, as well as the speeches of the Federal Reserve System , and . The European Central Bank will also be closely watched by investors.
Meanwhile, European markets closed lower on Monday as investors raised concerns about new energy sources following reports that Russian state-owned Gazprom ( MCX: ) will cut gas supplies to Europe through its Nord Stream 1 pipeline.
In Friday’s session, it fell 338 points, or 1.1%, to 31,318.5, was down 42.6 points, or 1.1%, to 3,924.3 and was down 154.3 points, or 1.3%, to 11,630.9.
In the bond markets, rates were 3.231%.