U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower Monday morning as investors assess the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China.
At around 4:45 a.m. ET, Dow futures were 19 points lower and indicated an implied negative open of more than 30 points, while futures on the S&P 500 were fractionally lower and the Nasdaq slightly higher.
As of Sunday night, China said a total of 40,171 cases of coronavirus had been confirmed and 908 people had died, while 14 Americans have tested positive for the virus aboard a cruise ship quarantined in Japan.
Source : CNBC