Market Snapshot: U.S. stock futures inch higher as traders look past trade tensions

Wall Street was set for a higher open on Tuesday, with stock futures building on the prior day’s gains as traders looked past the heightened U.S.-China trade tensions for now.

Trading volumes were expected to be lower than normal because of the Fourth of July holiday on Wednesday.

What are markets doing?

Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average YMU8, +0.52% climbed 137 points, or 0.6%, to 24,422, while those for the S&P 500 index ESU8, +0.36% gained 11.45 points, or 0.4%, to 2,738.75. Futures for the Nasdaq-100 index NQU8, +0.44% put on 42 points, or 0.6%, to 7,158.

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