By Oliver Gray
Investing.com - U.S. stock futures were trading slightly higher during Tuesday’s evening deals, after major benchmark indices continued to fall on slowing global growth concerns and higher interest rates, with the S&P 500 trading at fresh yearly lows while the Dow Jones Industrial Average officially entered bear market territory, down 20% from its recent highs.
By 7:05:pm ET (11:05pm GMT) Dow Jones Futures and S&P 500 Futures were up 0.2% while Nasdaq 100 Futures lifted 0.3%.
In extended deals, BlackBerry Ltd (NYSE:BB) fell 3% after the company reported Q2 losses of $0.05 per share versus expected losses of $0.07 per share. Revenue came in at $168 million versus $161.45 million expected.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc (NASDAQ:CALM) fell 0.6%, despite reporting Q2 EPS of $2.57 versus $2.38 expected, while revenue was reported at $658.3 million versus $605.1 million expected.
During Tuesday’s regular deals, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 125.8 points or 0.4%, to 29,135, the S&P 500 fell 7.8 points or 0.2% to 3,647.3, while the NASDAQ Composite added 26.6 points or 0.3% to 10,829.5.
On the bond markets, the United States 10-Year yield was steady near 12-year highs of 3.949%.