Stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Tuesday after the previous session's bout of profit taking.
At 4:52 a.m. EDT, futures for the S&P 500 were up 0.4 percent, Dow Jones futures were up 0.4 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.6 percent.
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In the auto sector, Japan's Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> lost $2.4 billion in the fourth quarter amid a global slump in car sales, and forecast more losses for the current year as it puts product launches and growth plans on hold to conserve cash.
On the macro front, Chinese exports fell more steeply than expected in April, overshadowing strength in capital spending and casting fresh doubt on how solid the prospects for recovery are in the world's third-largest economy.
Asian stocks fell on Tuesday, while European equities were up in morning trade, keeping their two-month rally alive, led by a number of banking stocks such as Credit Suisse
After the closing bell on Monday, shares of Rosetta Stone Inc
Tuesday's earnings diary includes reports from Warnaco Group Inc
U.S. stocks fell on Monday as investors booked profits in financials after a two-month run-up and news of several banks' share offerings heightened worries about their dilutive impact on current shareholders.
The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> shed 155.88 points, or 1.82 percent, to 8,418.77. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> declined 19.99 points, or 2.15 percent, to 909.24. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> dipped 7.76 points, or 0.45 percent, to 1,731.24.
Since reaching historical lows in early March, the Dow Jones industrial average is up 30.1 percent and the S&P 500 is up 36.4 percent.
(Reporting by Blaise Robinson; editing by John Stonestreet)