US futures rise after selloff

New York - US stock index futures bounced back on Monday following the largest weekly decline on the S&P 500 since 2012, as a scant US economic calendar kept the focus on earnings and Portugal was poised to bail out its largest publicly traded bank.

The US bourse is set to open higher as European leaders get ready to meet. Credit: REUTERS

Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures rose 51 points and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures added 14 points.

Diamond shares fell 4.9 percent in light premarket trading.