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5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, Oct. 19

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day:

1. Stock futures jump after S&P 500, Nasdaq log 4-day win streaks

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), October 12, 2021.

Brendan McDermid | Reuters

2. Dow stocks J&J and P&G each fall after earnings

A healthcare clinician prepares a dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for a commuter during the opening of MTA’s public vaccination program at the 179th Street subway station in the Queens borough of New York City, New York, U.S., May 12, 2021.

Shannon Stapleton | Reuters

Bottles of Tide detergent, a Procter & Gamble product, are displayed for sale in a pharmacy on July 30, 2020 in Los Angeles, California.

Mario Tama | Getty Images

Shares of Procter & Gamble, also a Dow component, fell more than 1% in the premarket after the consumer products giant on Tuesday reported better-than-expected earnings and revenue in its fiscal first quarter. However, higher costs were a drag on profit, which was slightly lower than the same quarter a year ago. Revenue grew just 5%.

3. Bitcoin pushes higher again ahead of first bitcoin ETF launch

Bitcoin on display.

Chesnot | Getty Images

4. SEC says brokers are making trading into a game to lure investors

A person wearing a protective mask exits from a GameStop Corp. store at a mall in San Diego, California, on Thursday, April 22, 2021.

Bing Guan | Bloomberg | Getty Images

5. 10-year Treasury yield ticks higher after weaker housing data

New townhomes are under construction while building material supplies are in high demand in Tampa, Florida, May 5, 2021.

Octavio Jones | Reuters