U.S. Stock Futures Edge Down Ahead of Fed Update
U.S. stock futures edged down after Wall Street indexes snapped a five-session winning streak and ahead of a policy update from the Federal Reserve.
S&P 500 futures declined 0.1% and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down 0.2%. Changes in futures don’t necessarily predict movements after the opening bell.
In Europe, the Stoxx Europe 600 gained 0.2% in morning trade as gains in utilities and healthcare sectors were muted by losses in financials and communication services sectors.
Barclays climbed 4.1% and ITV added 3.6%.