U.S. stock index futures rose in early morning trading after the major averages registered their first day of losses in five trading sessions.
Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 53 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures also traded in mildly positive territory.
Stocks fell on Tuesday, snapping a four-day winning streak. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 157.71 points, or 0.6%, while the S&P 500 declined 0.6%. The Nasdaq Composite was the relative outperformer, dipping 0.1%.