Stock Futures Firm; Focus on Earnings

July 19, 2010  |  

(Wall Street Journal) — U.S. stock futures rose on confidence that recent market weakness will dissipate in the face of a wave of earnings as well as merger-and-acquisition speculation. Less than an hour before the start of trading, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were 32 points higher at 10091.0 Standard & Poor’s 500-stock futures advanced 3.2 points to 1066.390, and Nasdaq 100 futures gained 6.75 points to 1808.75. Changes in futures don’t always accurately predict early market moves after the opening bell.

Read More…

Trending on MadameNoire

View Comments
Comment Disclaimer: Comments that contain profane or derogatory language, video links or exceed 200 words will require approval by a moderator before appearing in the comment section. XOXO-MN
blog comments powered by Disqus