Stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Thursday as JPMorgan Chase & Co
Nasdaq 100 futures rose sharply after top cell phone maker Nokia reassured investors by reaffirming its handset market forecast and a report said that Sun Microsystems Inc
There are some positives out there in tech land. Activision says they're tracking ahead of their quarter, Nokia had good earnings, shipments were real strong, said Dave Rovelli, equities trade at Canaccord Adams in New York.
The world's top cellphone maker Nokia
Video game publisher Activision Blizzard Inc
JPMorgan Chase & Co
S&P 500 futures rose 5.70 points and were above fair value, a formula that evaluates pricing by taking into account interest rates, dividends and time to expiration on the contract. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 38 points, and Nasdaq 100 futures jumped 19.50 points.
(Reporting by Edward Krudy; Editing by Theodore d'Afflisio)