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U.S. Futures Point to Lower Open

Tuesday,   06-Nov-2018   04:38 PM (IST)

U.S. stock futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street, as investors remained cautious ahead of U.S. congressional midterm elections later in the day.The blue-chip Dow futures were down 47 points, or about 0.2%, the S&P 500 futures declined 6 points, or around 0.3%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 futures indicated a loss of 30 points, or roughly 0.4%.Stocks ended mixed on Monday, as the Dow and S&P 500 ending higher, but a drop in Apple's shares dragged down the Nasdaq.Elsewhere, shares in Europe dipped, as investors punished companies like Zalando and Pandora that missed expectations.Earlier, Asian stocks were mostly mixed.