The U.S stock index futures opened higher on Friday as the investors are waiting for the release of the GDP data.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures opened higher at 22,871.74, while S&P 500 futures advanced to 2475.91. Nasdaq-100 futures opened higher at 6573.49.
The durable goods order data for the month of November and the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) report for the third quarter will be released today. The data on consumer spending and personal income for November will also be released.