Market preview: Stock futures eke out small gains following the mostly decent trio of economic...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market preview: Stock futures eke out small gains following the mostly decent trio of economic reports earlier - falling weekly jobless claims, rising retail sales and sliding PPI. The S&P benchmark is +0.04%. Clearwire sprints 12.7% higher on news Sprint is acquiring the almost half it doesn't own, while Best Buy soars 16% on speculation Richard Schulze will finally make his buyout offer. Later: Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index