Futures head higher with earnings in focus

|By:, SA News Editor

Despite headline news of attacks in Berlin, Zurich and Ankara, European stock markets have edged into positive territory.

U.S. stock index futures are also heading higher, all up 0.2% in low-volume trade ahead of a slew of earnings.

Among them: Blackberry, CarMax, Carnival, Darden Restaurants and General Mills are set to report before the bell, while FedEx and Nike will report after the close.

Oil is up 0.6% at $53.39/bbl, gold is 0.7% lower at $1134/ounce and the 10-year Treasury yield is up 3 bps to 2.57%.

ETFs: SPY, QQQ, DIA, SH, SSO, VOO, SDS, IVV, SPXU, TQQQ, UPRO, PSQ, SPXL, RSP, SPXS, SQQQ, QID, DOG, QLD, DXD, UDOW, RWL, SDOW, VFINX, EPS, DDM, QQEW, QQQE, SPLX, SFLA, QQXT, SPUU, SPXE, LLSP, UDPIX, OTPIX, RYARX, SPXN, SPDN, SPXT, SPXV, TALL

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