March 5, 2021

Day: January 26, 2021

Jan. 26, 2021 3:54 am ET

U.S. stock futures edged down after Wall Street closed at fresh records, while international stock indexes were mixed.

Indexes in Asia mostly slipped as Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was down 2.4%, Japan’s Nikkei 225 index lost 1% and China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite fell 1.5%.

Stocks in Europe meanwhile were mostly up, as the pan-continental Stoxx Europe 600 gained 0.3% in morning trade with the energy and industrials sectors leading gains.

Regional indexes in Europe mostly climbed as the U.K.’s FTSE 100 rose 0.5%, France’s CAC 40 added 0.5% and Germany’s DAX added 0.7%.

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