Here are five things you must know for Friday, Dec. 4:

1. — Stock Futures Rise Ahead of U.S. Jobs Data

Stock futures traded higher Friday ahead of key labor market data and as chances have increased Congress could reach a stimulus agreement by the end of 2020.

Contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 115 points, S&P 500 futures gained 11 points and Nasdaq futures were up 42 points.

Official U.S. payrolls data for November will be released later Friday and it’s expected to show that jobs growth has slowed amid a resurgence of the coronavirus. The U.S. on Wednesday recorded a one-day record of 3,157 deaths from Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.

Jobs Report, Google, Pfizer, Marvell: 5 Things You Must Know