(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks and U.S. futures traded higher Tuesday as investors shrugged off an overnight slide in equities and once again embraced risk assets after an unprecedented month of gains. The dollar dipped.Shares climbed in Japan, Australia and South Korea, with more modest gains in Hong Kong. S&P 500 futures advanced after the benchmark dropped the most in more than a week, though still closed out its best month since April. The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 index fared better Monday, while a gauge of global stocks posted its best month on record. Gold held losses and Bitcoin rallied back to an all-time high.Elsewhere, oil held a decline. OPEC+ talks were delayed for two days to give ministers more time to reach a deal, after a long and tense meeting on oil production broke down without agreement. Ministers are discussing whether to increase production in January as planned or maintain the cuts that have helped create a rally in oil prices.Rapid progress toward a coronavirus vaccine has given investors confidence to price in a return to normalcy and faster economic growth, helping lift shares of companies that were hardest hit by the pandemic. An MSCI index of global stocks jumped 12% in November, its biggest monthly gain on record.“I feel pretty confident that portfolios should be positioned for continued good performance from equity markets as we head into 2021,” Chris Iggo, chief investment officer for core investments at AXA Investment Managers, said in a note.Still, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell is cautioning lawmakers that the U.S. economy remains in a damaged and uncertain state despite progress made in the development of vaccines.Meanwhile, shares of Moderna Inc. surged 20% on Monday after the company said it plans to request clearance for its coronavirus vaccine in the U.S. and Europe.These are some key events coming up:The Reserve Bank of Australia holds a policy meeting on Tuesday.Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday.The U.S. employment report on Friday is expected to show more Americans headed back to work in November, though at a slower pace than October.Here are some of the main moves in markets:StocksS&P 500 futures rose 0.7% as of 10:45 a.m. in Tokyo. The S&P 500 Index dipped 0.5%.Topix index rose 0.8%.Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index rose 1.3%.South Korea’s Kospi index rose 1.2%.Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose 0.4%.Shanghai Composite Index added 0.2%.CurrenciesThe yen traded at 104.33 per dollar.The offshore yuan ticked up 0.1% to 6.5777 per dollar.The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index dipped 0.1%.The euro was at $1.1946, up 0.2%.BondsThe yield on 10-year Treasuries gained less than one basis point to 0.85%.Australia’s 10-year bond yield rose to 0.91%.CommoditiesWest Texas Intermediate crude slid 0.6% to $45.06 a barrel.Gold ticked up 0.2% to $1,780.33 an ounce.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2020 Bloomberg L.P.