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Dow set to climb more than 100 points on US-China trade deal hopes

Spriha Srivastava

On the data front, Empire State manufacturing numbers are due at 8:30 a.m. ET, followed by industrial production numbers at 9:15 a.m. ET and consumer sentiment data at 10 a.m. ET. Market focus is largely attuned to global trade developments, as sentiment improved on a report that more progress has been made in talks between the world's two largest economies. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He spoke via telephone with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Xinhua news agency reported Friday.