Dow futures gained about 180 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures gained 0.55% and 0.45%, respectively.
The Dow DJIA gained 0.8% to close near 30,218 points, while the S&P 500 SPX +0.88% advanced 0.9%, to finish near 3,699 points,
The Dow jumped 11.8% in November, posting its best one-month gain since January 1987. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite surged by 10.8% and 11.8%, respectively
U.S. stocks recorded impressive gains as global traders bet bullish amid signs of a potentially effective COVID-19 vaccine
Apple and Microsoft shares rose 1% and 1.3%, respectively, to lead tech higher.
Top tech brands drifted lower, as investors fretted over uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic.
The US dollar is stronger this morning on the back of a marked drop in risk appetite in European and US markets.
UACN led 9 Gainers as against 16 Losers topped by CHAMPION at the end of today's session.
Apple has lost about 22.6% from its intraday record high of $137.98 recorded on September 2.
The tech-heavy Nasdaq ended its two-day losing streak, as deal activity lifted sentiment on the sector.