10/18/2018, 12:04 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Wall Street seen lower ahead of PayPal, American Express earnings

United States stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open as investors anticipate PayPal Holdings Inc. and American Express Co. earnings later in the day. Additionally, Blackstone Group and Philip Morris are expected to publish their financial reports before the market open. Meanwhile, European leaders meet in Brussels today where United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed the possibility of an extension of post-Brexit transition period.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was due to decrease 0.28% at the market open. The Nasdaq 100 was seen losing 0.38%, while the S&P 500 was expected to fall 0.22% at the opening bell. The euro advanced 0.20% against the dollar to change hands for 1.1523 at 12:03 pm CET.

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