Before the bell: S&P futures +0.22%, NASDAQ futures +0.14%

U.S. stock-index futures advanced. The S&P 500 and the Dow were poised to hit record highs on Black Friday, with the focus on retailers at the start of the crucial holiday shopping season.

Global Stocks:

Nikkei 18,381.22 +47.81 +0.26%

Hang Seng 22,723.45 +114.96 +0.51%

Shanghai 3,261.49 +19.76 +0.61%

FTSE 6,837.87 +8.67 +0.13%

CAC 4,536.90 -5.66 -0.12%

DAX 10,676.28 -12.98 -0.12%

Crude $47.54 (-0.88%)

Gold $1,186.50 (-0.24%)

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