The third reading on how the economy did during Trump's first few months in office will come out on Thursday. Markets will also focus on earnings out of Nike.
S&P 500 futures rallied overnight after the Federal Reserve OK'd big dividend hikes and buybacks. Bank of America and PNC Financial are among the banks worth watching Thursday.
Big U.S. banks won approval from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday to return money to shareholders, suggesting regulators believe they are healthy enough to stop stockpiling capital.