U.S. stock futures were rising modestly Wednesday, putting the Dow on track to recover somewhat from a two-day drop in which it shed 540 points, or 2%.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures gained 82 points, or 0.3%, to 26,137, while S&P 500 futures added 8.75 points, or 0.3%, to 2,833.25. Nasdaq-100 futures tacked on 19.5 points, or 0.3%, to 6,961.25.
On Tuesday, the Dow suffered its biggest one-day drop in eight months, falling by 363 points, or 1.4%. The S&P 500 gave up 1.1%, and the Nasdaq Composite lost 0.9%.