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%.