By Oliver Gray. Investing.com - U.S. stock futures were trading lower during Tuesday's evening trade, after major indices posted a positive close on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (AMEX:DJIA) futures were down 0.4%, while the S&P 500 futures and the Nasdaq 100 futures were both down 0.5%. The dip in futures was attributed to concerns over rising COVID-19 cases and the potential impact on the economy.
Investors are closely watching the upcoming earnings reports of major companies, including JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, and Delta Air Lines. These reports will provide insight into the current state of the economy and the impact of the pandemic on different sectors.
In addition to earnings reports, investors will also be keeping an eye on the ongoing negotiations for a new stimulus package in Congress. The outcome of these negotiations will have a significant impact on the market and the economy as a whole.