Stock futures fell on Thursday, tracking losses for Asian equities, as trade tensions ramped up after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened tariff retaliation on China, which he claims “broke the deal”.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 222 points, or 0.9%, to 25,790, while S&P 500 futures dropped 24.95 points, or 0.9%, to 2,862.25. Nasdaq-100 futures slid 78.25 points, or 1%, to 7,595.50.
Stocks fell toward the closing bell on Wednesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average stood out with a gain of 2.24 points to 25,967.33, but the S&P 500 fell 0.2% to 2,879.42, while the Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 0.3% to 7,943.32.
Source : MarketWatch