Around 5:45 a.m. ET, Dow futures indicated a negative open of about 130 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both lower as well.
Investors are closely monitoring news on the China-U.S. trade front after President Donald Trump said Friday that he had not agreed to scrap tariffs on Chinese goods. His comments followed news from earlier last week after the Chinese commerce ministry said that both sides had agreed to cancel existing tariffs in phases.
On the data front, there are no economic releases scheduled.
The bond market is closed Monday in observance of Veterans Day.
In corporate news, Grocery Outlet and Tencent Music are set to report after the bell.