S&P 500 Futures Tumble: Premarket Trading Takes a Dive
As the U.S. stock market opening draws near with just two hours to go, Wolfspeed Inc. (WOLF) has seen a notable 16.5% increase during the pre-market trading session, while Rivian Automotive Inc. Cl A (RIVN) has risen by 7.2%.
Concurrently, RBC Bearings Inc. (RBC), Transocean Ltd. (RIG), and R1 RCM Inc. (RCM) have all observed a gain of at least 3%. In the early trading phase, Thor Industries Inc. (THO) and Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (CDAY) have experienced drops of 5.0% and 3.3%, respectively.
S&P 500 futures have also dropped by a modest 0.42%, aligning with the 0.42% decrease in the Dow Jones Industrial Average futures. The Cboe Volatility Index futures have additionally reduced by 0.73%.
In the commodities market, Brent crude oil futures have fallen by 0.29%, while gold futures increased by 0.26%. In the cryptocurrency realm, Bitcoin has faced a 1.20% downturn, standing at $30,431.
Currently, the 10-Year Treasury yield has risen, reaching 3.865%.
Reflecting on the previous regular trading session, both the S&P 500 and the Dow observed minimal growth of 0.12% and 0.03%, respectively. In contrast, Asian stocks declined overnight, with Japan’s NIKKEI 225 Index dropping 0.25% and China’s Shanghai Composite Index falling 0.69%.
This afternoon, European stocks are facing a downturn, as the STOXX Europe 600 Index and the FTSE 100 Index have reduced by 0.51% and 0.58% from the previous close, respectively.
Take note that the U.S. stock market opens for trading at 9:30 a.m. ET, so stay updated with regular progress throughout the trading day.