• Stock futures lower as trade fears return; retail sales data awaited

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Tuesday as lack of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and disappointing earnings from Home Depot kept investors on edge ahead of retail sales data.
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  • Global stocks most lower amid trade uncertainty

    10 days ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Global shares were mixed in muted trading Tuesday amid continuing uncertainty over trade tensions between China and the U.S. Investors were watching for U.S. retail sales data due out later in the day.
    KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 inched up less than 0.1 percent in early trading to 5,543.88, while Britain's FTSE 100 added 0.2 percent to 7,724.36. Germany's DAX slipped 0.2 percent to 12,957.66. U.S. shares were set to drift lower with Dow futures down 0.2 percent at 24,827. S&P 500 futures were also lower, down nearly 0.3 percent at 2,724.
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