US stock futures mostly showed little change early Thursday, as worries about North Korea appeared to offset a Federal Reserve release that was viewed as dovish.
Traders are bracing for readings on home sales and jobless claims, along with more corporate earnings reports.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures inched up by 6 points, or less than 0.1%, to 24,865, while S&P 500 futures edged higher by 2.30 points, or less than 0.1%, to 2,733. Nasdaq-100 futures showed a little more life, rising by 14 points, or 0.2%, to 6,971.
On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 0.2% at 24,886.81. The S&P 500 rose 0.3% to 2,733.29, and the Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 0.6% to 7,425.96.
Source : Marketwatch