Pre-market trade come ahead of an expected quarter-point rate cut by the U.S. central bank.

Posted on October 30, 2019

ADP payrolls for October will be released at around 8:15 a.m. ET. An advanced reading of real GDP for the third-quarter will follow slightly later in the session. Corporate news, GlaxoSmithKline, CME Group and Yum Brands are among some of the major companies set to report earnings before the opening bell. Apple, Facebook and Starbucks are scheduled to report their latest quarterly figures after market close.

Washington and Beijing secured a limited trade deal earlier this month, in an attempt to end a protracted dispute that has battered financial markets and hammered global growth.