Stock futures edged up on Tuesday ahead of data on retail sales and producer prices. Here’s what we’re watching ahead of Tuesday’s opening bell.
- Futures tied to the S&P 500 were up 0.1%, suggesting that the broad benchmark index could beat Monday’s all-time high. Nasdaq-100 futures edged up 0.2%, pointing to gains in technology stocks after the opening bell.
What’s Coming Up
- U.S. producer prices for May are due at 8:30 a.m. ET. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expect the producer-price index rose 0.5% in May from the prior month.
- Retail sales data for May are also due at 8:30. Economists estimate that the Commerce Department report will show retail sales declined 0.7% in the month.
- Earnings are due from