U.S. stock index futures were little changed early Thursday, as investors remained focused on talks over a trade deal between the world's two largest economies.
Around 6 a.m. ET, Dow futures indicated the average would open up less than 5 points at 26,218.13 Futures on the S&P was flat at 7,895.55 and Nasdaq were also nearly flat at 2,873.40.
Market focus is largely attuned to global trade developments, as negotiations between the U.S. and China continue in Washington.
Trade officials are attempting to strike an agreement over the core issues so President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping can hold a ceremony to sign a comprehensive deal. Trump is due to meet with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He at the White House on Thursday.
Source : CNBC