Futures on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were little changed.

Posted on November 6, 2019

Investors are waiting for signals on an easing of the protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The two sides are working toward a deal, with China pushing for U.S. President Trump to remove more tariffs imposed in September on around $125 billion worth of Chinese goods.

Corporate earnings remain in focus, with FactSet data indicating that 75% of S&P 500 companies to report thus far have topped analysts’ expectations.