The U.S stock index futures posted modest gains after Goldman Sachs, one of the leading investment bankers in the America reported strong quarterly results.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures opened higher at 24,139.91, while S&P 500 futures advanced to 2614.78. Nasdaq-100 futures opened higher at 6931.39.
Goldman reported fourth-quarter earnings per share, or EPS, of $6.04, compared against estimates of $4.30. Revenue for the investment bank was $8.08 billion that was expected to be $7.55 billion.