The U.S stock index futures opened higher on Wednesday boosted by the strong earnings report by Boeing and Apple.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures opened higher at 24,826.52, while S&P 500 futures advanced to 2653.62. Nasdaq-100 futures opened higher at 7094.67.
The shares of Boeing, the aerospace giant, rose by 5.8% after the earnings report exceeded the expectations. It posted excellent annual revenue of more than $100 billion for the first time. Apple shares also jumped 4.8% after its earnings report beat the estimates.