U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Tuesday, buoyed by a rise in oil prices and concessions that analysts said made the latest round of trade tariffs on China less damaging than initially feared.
Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook, whose products were spared from new U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods imposed on Monday, said he is optimistic that the United States and China will eventually work through their trade differences.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused China of actively targeting the U.S. election but offered no evidence to back up his allegation, which appeared to link the issue to ongoing trade negotiations between the two countries.
U.S. stock exchange futures were higher
on Tuesday, helped by a rise in oil prices and concessions that
analysts said made the latest round of trade tariffs on China
less damaging than initially feared.
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