Tesla, Merck, Moderna: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Stock futures edged down as investors kept on eye on the multiple quarrels over government spending taking place on Capitol Hill. Here’s what we’re watching before Monday’s trading begins.

A man charged his car at a Tesla super charging station in Arlington, Va. on Aug. 13, 2021.

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  • A quirky corner of the U.S. stock market home to cannabis sellers, cryptocurrency trusts and other speculative investments is seeing record levels of activity.

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