American stock futures head higher
Wednesday appeared to be quite positive for American stock futures. This day, US stock futures dared to start a trading session somewhat higher than expected, because market participants were excited by the upcoming Fed’s policy statement, planned close to the afternoon.
Well, right ahead of the opening bell, American stocks are supposed to digest posts on housing starts, consumer prices as well as industrial production.
The S&P 500 futures showed good results, demonstrating a 2.85 point surge at 2,009.25. As for the Dow Jones Industrial Average futures, this financial instrument grabbed up to 26 points, trading at 17,174. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq 100 futures earned up to 9.25 points, at 4,365.50.
On Tuesday, the S&P 500 ended -0.2%, thus leaping back for a second straight day. The Dow successfully acquired 22 points. Additionally, the 30-stock Dow, which has grown for three sessions in a row, obtained a powerful boost on Tuesday, when Apple Inc managed to earn 2%, reacting to a positive Morgan Stanley take on iPhone demand.