Futures are trading higher Wednesday morning as the U.S. government has started to send out $600 stimulus checks. Hopes for a boosted $2000 check are falling after Mitch McConnell blocked vote on the larger checks.
Travel companies are rising after the U.K. approved a coronavirus vaccine produced by AstraZeneca (AZN) and the University of Oxford. Bitcoin continues to surge heading into 2021 trading around $28,000 after falling below $5,000 back in March. The Nasdaq is up 0.33%, the S&P is up 0.3%, the Dow Jones is up 0.24%.