U.S. futures were higher on Friday as investors look ahead to data and corporate earnings results
The S&P 500 futures rose 6 points or 0.22% to 2,778.25 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were up 61 points, or 0.24%, to 25,442.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 29 points, or 0.42%, to 7,167.50.
All three indexes ended in the red after weak industrial earnings. Earnings season continues on Friday, with results from Procter & Gamble Company, Schlumberger NV, State Street Corp, and Honeywell expected.
On the data front, existing home sales for September come out at 10:00 AM ET (14:00 GMT) while Dallas Fed president Robert Kaplan and Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic are expected to make appearances later in the day.
Source : Investing