Futures on the index of wide market S&P 500 grew by 0.13%, users on the index DJIA – on 0,11%, the index futures NASDAQ high-tech companies – 0.19%.
MOSCOW, 28 Oct. Futures on U.S. stock indices rising on Wednesday thanks to strong reports of Apple’s pending the outcome of the next fed meeting, according to AFP.
As at 15.33 GMT, futures on the index of wide market S&P 500 grew by 0.13% to 2063,25 points, the futures on the index DJIA — on 0,11%, to 17532 points, the index futures NASDAQ high-tech companies — on 0,19%, to 4641 points.
The next fed meeting takes place on October 27-28. Analysts believe that the regulator will keep the base rate at its lowest level and will postpone tightening monetary policy until 2016. Along with this the investors are going to receive from the Central Bank hints on the timing of a rate hike in the country.
Investors also perform data reporting Apple. The company in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015, ended September 26, increased its profit by 30.6% in annual terms — up to 11.1 billion dollars. Apple’s revenue amounted to $ 51.5 billion, which is 22.3% more than in the fourth quarter of 2014 (42,1 billion).
The growth resulted from record sales of the iPhone, expanding the availability of Apple Watch, as well as the best in the history of Mac sales and revenue from services. International sales accounted for 62% of the quarter’s revenue. Apple shares in the previous auction grew by 1.66% to 116,45 USD per share.