Stock futures fall slightly as Wall Street looks to snap losing streak

Stock futures fall slightly as Wall Street looks to snap losing streak

Stock futures slipped on Thursday evening as Wall Street looked to grind out a rare positive week in what has been a rough first half of the year. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 99 points, or 0.3%. Futures for the S&P 500 dipped nearly 0.4%, while Nasdaq 100 futures lost 0.4%. The moves in futures come as the stock market appears to have found some stability this week, at least for the short term. After an afternoon rally on Thursday, the S&P 500 is up 3.3% for the week, while the Nasdaq composite is up 4% and the Dow is 2.6%. All three averages are looking to snap three-week losing streaks. Economic data will be a key focus on Friday, as investors try to determine if …
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