U.S. stock futures indicated a firmer start for Wall Street Wednesday, led by the technology sector as shares of Apple and Advanced Micro Devices climbed in premarket action after earnings reports.
That is as investors were braced for more quarterly results from names like McDonald’s and Boeing, along with the outcome of a Federal Reserve’s meeting and the start of U.S.-China trade talks.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 87 points, or 0.4%, to 24,340, while S&P 500 index were up 6.95 points, or 0.3%, to 2,647.25, while Nasdaq-100 futures climbed 51.25 points, or 0.8%, to 6,690.50.
In Tuesday trade, the Dow rose 51.74 points, or 0.2%, to 24,579.96, while the S&P 500 slid 3.85 points, or 0.2%, to 2,640, and the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 57.39 points, or 0.8%, to 7,028.29.
Source : Market Watch