U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday morning as world markets rally on the back of easing tensions in the Middle East.
At around 3:45 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 41 points, indicating a positive open of more than 49 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were also higher.
U.S. equities hit record highs on Thursday on the back of the easing tensions. Tech shares outperformed with Apple jumping more than 2%. Chinese data showed Thursday that iPhone sales rose 18% in December in the country.
Source : CNBC