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U.S. Stock Markets Future Indications, by MarketWatch - May 23, 2016: Wallñ Street Stocks set to Pause With Fed Speakers on Deck   Barbara Kollmeyer   Stock futures drifted south on Monday, against backdrop of a weakening dollar and oil prices, as investors got ready to listen for rate-hike clues in a busy week of Federal Reserve speakers.

U.S. Stock Markets Future Indications by CNBC - May 4, 2015: US stock markets await Fed speeches, earnings.

US stock markets await Fed speeches, earnings Katy Barnato |  @KatyBarnato U.S. stock index futures  suggested a higher Wall Street open on Monday, following European and Asian markets higher. April's official jobs report, due Friday, is the big event of the week, but the stock market will also be in focus amid another week of earnings. On Monday, these include  Sysco  and  Comcast . The NBCUniversal parent earned 81 cents per share for the first quarter, seven cents above estimates, with revenue also above forecasts. Comcast also added $2.5 billion to its existing stock buyback program. Sysco, the no. 1 U.S. food distributor, reported a 2 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by a rise in meat and poultry prices, a strong dollar and higher expenses. Also on Monday, there will by factory orders data for March at 10 a.m. ET  There will be Federal Reserve speeches to listen into, including a keynote address from Chicago Fed's Charles Evans at the annua

U.S. Stock Markets Future Indications - January 21, 2015: U.S. stocks: Futures sink amid weak earnings. | MarketWatch

By ANORA MAHMUDOVA REPORTER And BARBARA KOLLMEYER MARKETS REPORTER NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — U.S. stock futures signaled another day of stock losses on Wednesday, with investors on edge ahead of an upcoming European Central Bank meeting and as the earnings season so far has delivered less than stellar results. Market reaction to better-than-expected housing starts data was muted. Losses in futures accelerating from earlier in the morning, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average  DJH5,  -0.50%  at last check, falling 87 points, or 0.5%, to 17,375, and those for the S&P 500 index  SPH5,  -0.28%  down 6.6 points, or 0.4%, to 2,010.20. Futures for the Nasdaq 100  NDH5,  -0.07%   lost 13 points, or 0.3%, to 4,153. The  Stoxx Europe 600 index   SXXP,  -0.45%  fell after  Ewald Nowotny  said people “should not get overexcited” about Thursday’s meeting of the ECB, where he is a member of the governing council. Investors are anticipating that the central bank will

U.S. Stock Markets Future Indications by MarketWatch September 06, 2013: Stocks Futures Mixed with Jobs Data in Sight.

Stock futures mixed with jobs data in sight By Sara Sjolin , MarketWatch    LONDON (MarketWatch) — U.S. stock futures pointed to a mixed open on Wall Street on Friday, as investors remained cautious ahead of the key nonfarm-payrolls report, which could shine light on the timing of Federal Reserve tapering.   Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJU3 -0.08%  slipped 16 points, or 0.1%, to 14,901. Those for S&P 500 index SPU3 -0.02%  fell 0.30 points, or less than 0.1%, to 1,652.70, while futures for the Nasdaq 100 index NDU3 +0.10%