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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Futures Slip As Traders Await Fed Cues: Analyst Says Risk-Reward For Equities ‘No Longer Compelling’

Stock futures were mixed Thursday morning as traders play the wait-and-watch game ahead of next week's Federal Reserve's rate-setting meeting. Bond yields were rising, reflecting expectations the central bank may look past the overhangs and push ahead with its rate hikes.


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US Stocks Set To Open Flat As Uncertainty Prevails: Analyst Says ‘Makes Sense To Be A Bit Careful Here’

Stock futures pointed to a modestly lower open on Wednesday, in a signal that investors remain fidgety. The market's resilience will be tested as uncertainty over next week's Federal Reserve decision intensifies. Stock-specific moves could lend some support to the broader market, although the overall sentiment is likely to be one of caution.


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US Stock Futures On Edge As Rate, Recession Fears Weigh: Why This Analyst Thinks Next Fed Meet Is Make-Or-Break Event

Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests stocks continue to be edgy ahead of next week’s Federal Reserve meeting. Traders may resign to a "wait-and-watch" mode to see off the Federal Open Market Committee scheduled for June 13-14.


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US Stock Futures Signal Strong Open On Budget Bill Cheer: Ahead of Jobs Data, Analyst Prices In 3 Rate Cuts This Year

U.S. stocks look set to extend their gains on Friday, as the budget bill cleared the Senate by a margin of 63-36 votes, paving the way for its enactment. With the debt limit impasse now behind, investors' focus shifted to the June Federal Reserve rate decision.