The world’s two largest economies were on the cusp of signing a so-called “phase one” trade deal.

Posted on December 5, 2019

U.S.-China trade talks, said both countries were inching closer to securing an agreement on the amount of tariffs that would be rolled back in a limited trade deal. President Donald Trump also said Wednesday that he believed trade talks with Beijing were going “very well.”

In corporate news, Toronto-Dominion Bank, Dollar General and Tiffany are among some of the companies scheduled to report earnings before the opening bell.

CrowdStrike, DocuSign and Okta are all set to report their latest quarterly figures after market close.