US stock futures trade slightly higher early Friday as markets reopen after Thanksgiving

Fox Business | Nov 27, 2020 at 9:46 AM
  • One day after Americans celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday and markets were closed, stock futures traded cautiously early Friday with Asian stocks mixed over questions about the effectiveness of one possible coronavirus vaccine weighing on investor optimism.
  • Benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Sydney retreated while Tokyo and Seoul gained.
  • In energy markets, benchmark U.S. crude lost 75 cents to $44.96 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.