Market Snapshot: Wall Street stocks set for a lower open, with investors rattled by Trump, Brexit

Wall Street’s postholiday return to action was setting up to be a weak one, as U.S. stock futures pitched lower after comments from President-elect Donald Trump and on expectations the U.K. will press for a “hard Brexit.”

Corporate results are expected from Morgan Stanley and UnitedHealth Group Inc. ahead of the open.

Extending earlier losses, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMH7, -0.14% fell 100 points, or 0.5% to 19,732, while S&P 500 index futures ESH7, -0.28% dropped 12.50 points, or 0.6%, to 2,260. Nasdaq-100 ESH7, -0.28% futures lost 26 points , or 0.5%, to 5,035.

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