Wall St set to open higher on earnings boost, Big Tech bounces back

Wall St set to open higher on earnings boost, Big Tech bounces back

Mktrep, Rep

1/19/2022 5:15:00 PM

Wall St set to open higher on earnings boost, Big Tech bounces back

Upbeat results from a host of companies nudged U.S. stock index futures higher on Wednesday, partially righting a wobbly start to the fourth-quarter reporting season, while Big Tech stocks also made a comeback.

and Netflix Inc , rose up to 1%.Investors are now waiting for next week's Federal Reserve policy meeting for more cues on the central bank's plan to control inflation. Data last week showed U.S. consumer prices increased strongly in December, adding up to the largest annual rise in inflation in nearly four decades.

At 8:44 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 90 points, or 0.26%, S&P 500 e-minis were up 17.25 points, or 0.38%, and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 85.5 points, or 0.56%.CiscoSystems Inc(CSCO.O)fell 2.4% after Goldman Sachs downgraded the network equipment maker's stock to "neutral" from "buy".

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