U.S. stock index futures fluctuated ahead of Friday's open.
Around 5:10 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 1 point, indicating an upbeat open of 19.07 points. Futures on the S&P 500 were indicating a relatively flat open of 1.80 points up, while Nasdaq futures signaled an open of 1.68 points up.
Investors on Wall Street will likely be keeping an eye on the political sphere. Friday morning is expected to see the Senate Judiciary Committee vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, amid allegations of misconduct against the nominee.