Market preview: U.S. stock futures are flat to lower following the sharp slowdown in Japan's...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market preview: U.S. stock futures are flat to lower following the sharp slowdown in Japan's growth, with the S&P benchmark -0.1%. Oil futures are higher on heightened concerns about Iran, and Brent reached a 3-month high of $114.48 a barrel. Sears surges 7% on plans to spin off its Hometown and Outlet stores.