Stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Wall Street on Tuesday, with futures for the S&P 500 up 0.2 percent, Dow Jones futures down 0.03 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures down 0.1 percent at 0925 GMT (5:25 a.m. EDT).
Earnings news will be a focus, with Amazon.com Inc
On Monday, Texas Instruments
Economic news will include the U.S. CaseShiller home price index due at 1300 GMT and U.S. Consumer confidence and U.S. Richmond Fed manufacturing figures at 1400 GMT.
In corporate news, Morgan Stanley
Nearly 35 percent of News Corp
European shares edged higher on Tuesday, boosted by oil companies as earnings from BP
The FTSEurofirst 300 index <.FTEU3> was up 0.2 percent at 991.10 points at 0923 GMT.
U.S. stocks rose on Monday, boosted by record results from Caterpillar
The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> advanced 0.9 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> rose 1.3 percent, and the Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> gained 2.4 percent. (Reporting by Joanne Frearson; Editing by Will Waterman)