U.S. stock futures lost ground early Thursday, putting the Dow Jones Industrial Average at risk of an eighth down session in a row.
Trade-related tensions have been weighing on global markets, though the tech-laden Nasdaq Composite still managed to score an all-time closing high in the prior session.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell by 108 points, or 0.4%, to 24,562, while S&P 500 futures gave up 9.25 points, or 0.3%, to 2,762.75. Nasdaq-100 futures shed 20.75 points, or 0.3%, to 7,292.50.
Markets remain fixated on trade tensions between the U.S. and key trading partners such as China and the European Union.