Nasdaq 100 futures leaped almost 1% on Friday as tech giants Amazon, Facebook and Apple managed to gain impressive quarterly returns despite the coronavirus pandemic that has caused the broader US economy to plummet.

Apple Inc jumped in premarket trading a 6%, setting the stock on a record high course. inc surged 5.4% after posting the largest returns in its entire history of 26 years, while facebook achieved a 6% profit as it reported better-than-expected returns.