Upbeat sentiment on Street following Bernanke's comments, Adobe deal

U.S. stocks are set for a higher open Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Tuesday the recession is very likely over. Further boosting sentiment was a deal announced Tuesday between Adobe and Omniture. But with more data coming out this morning, the upbeat sentiment about the economy might be tested.

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