Futures for U.S. stocks fall on corporate news

Futures for U.S. stocks fall on corporate news


As at 15.07 GMT, futures on the index of wide market S&P 500 dropped by 0.25% to 2020,50 points, futures on the DJIA index by 0.25%, to 17072 points, the index futures NASDAQ high-tech companies – on 0,23%, to 4424,75 item.

MOSCOW, 19 Oct. Futures on U.S. stock indexes lower on Monday amid reports of U.S. companies, according to AFP.

As at 15.07 GMT, futures on the index of wide market S&P 500 dropped by 0.25% to 2020,50 points, futures on the DJIA index by 0.25%, to 17072 points, the index futures NASDAQ high-tech companies — on 0,23%, to 4424,75 item.

Net loss of U.S. oil services company Halliburton Inc. in January-September amounted to 643 million against a profit of 2,599 billion for the same period in 2014. The company’s revenue decreased by 23% and amounted to 18,55 billion.

The net loss for the third quarter amounted to $ 54 million against a profit of $ 1.2 billion a year earlier. Halliburton’s quarterly revenue fell by 35% in annual expression — to 5.58 billion.

Net profit Morgan Stanley for the nine months increased by 2% and amounted to 5,219 billion dollars in revenue by 3% to 27,417 billion.

In the third quarter earnings decreased 40% in annual expression — to a rate of 1.018 billion dollars in revenue by 13% to 7,767 billion.