Stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday, with futures for the S&P 500, Dow Jones futures and Nasdaq 100 futures down 0.7 to 0.8 percent at 05.18 a.m. EDT.
Macro economic data will be in the spotlight and investors will watch the Automatic Data Processing (ADP), which will give further clues on the state of the employment market, while U.S. ISM non-manufacturing will be released at 10.00 a.m. E.D.T.
Moody's has downgraded the ratings of conglomerate General Electric Co
A Brazilian federal prosecutor has launched his second 20 billion real ($10.9 billion) lawsuit against U.S. oil company Chevron
A federal judge has rejected Bank of New York Mellon Corp's
The world's largest online coupon website Groupon Inc
U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 retreating from four-year highs after the U.S. Federal Reserve reduced expectations of another round of monetary stimulus.
The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> declined 0.5 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> slipped 0.40 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> dropped 0.20 percent.
(Reporting by Joanne Frearson; Editing by Hugh Lawson)