U.S. Stock Futures Drop Ahead of Jobs Data as Gloomy China Trade Report Adds To Global Growth Fears
Friday, 8 March 2019 17:06 WIB |
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U.S. stock futures fell on Friday, pointing to a fifth session of losses for Wall Street, after a slump in Chinese exports piled onto concerns about slowing global growth.
Investors are also braced for U.S. jobs data due later.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 79 points, or 0.3%, to 25,425, while S&P 500 futures were down 9.35 points, or 0.4%, to 2,745.5 and Nasdaq-100 futures dropped 35 points, or 0.5%, to 7,021.
On Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 200.23 points, or 0.8%, to 25,473.23. The S&P 500 index dropped 0.8% to 2,748.93 and the Nasdaq Composite Index shed 1.1%, to 7,421.46.
With one session left, the Nasdaq is facing a 2.2% drop for the week, while the Dow industrials and S&P 500 are off around 2% each.
Source : Marketwatch