The U.S stock index futures opened lower in the early trading session on Tuesday as the investors are awaiting earning reports of the several companies.
Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average opened higher at 24,482.04. The Standard & Poor's 500 futures opened marginally lower to 2640.72. The Nasdaq futures opened lower at 7017.87.
The earning report of the major Blue-Chip companies are awaited like General Electric, Coca-Cola, eBay, Facebook and so on. Besides the earning reports the Conference Board consumer confidence index report for October is also going to be released today. Furthermore, data on farm prices for September is will be released.