Market Snapshot: Nasdaq slumps as Facebook suffers biggest one-day drop ever

U.S. stock-index futures mostly pointed to a drop at the open Thursday, led lower by Facebook Inc.’s big premarket fall after its disappointing quarterly report.

What are the main benchmarks doing?

S&P 500 futures ESU8, -0.14% lost 4.80 points, or 0.2%, to 2,836.50, while those for the tech-heavy Nasdaq-100 NQU8, -0.83% shed 61.25 points, or 0.8%, to 7,408.25.

Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average , YMU8, +0.16% , which doesn’t have Facebook as one of its components, bucked the negative trend, rising by 38 points, or 0.2%, to 25,441.

On Wednesday, the Dow DJIA, +0.68% , S&P 500 SPX, +0.91% and Nasdaq Composite COMP, +1.17% finished higher, rallying into the close after President Donald Trump and European Union chief Jean-Claude Juncker made a deal on trade.

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