U.S. Preparing New Sanctions Against Russia for Alexei Navalny Poisoning

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U.S. Preparing New Sanctions Against Russia for Alexei Navalny Poisoning

On Sunday evening, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures had lost 52 points, or 0.2%, while the S&P 500 futures lost 0.2% and Nasdaq Composite futures lost 0.1%. Economic events to watch this week: on Tuesday, the National Association of Realtors will release its existing-home sales for May, and on Wednesday, the Census Bureau will report its new residential construction data for May. On Thursday, the Census Bureau will release the durable-goods report for May, and on Friday, the Bureau of Economic Analysis will report personal income and consumption for May. • The Biden administration is preparing new sanctions against Russia for the poisoning of jailed dissident Alexei Nalvany.