U.S stock index futures declined in overnight trading on Wednesday, eating into the major averages’ gains from the session.
Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 31 points. S&P 500 futures dipped 0.15%, while Nasdaq 100 futures declined 0.15%.
Stocks rose on Wednesday during regular trading hours, snapping a two-day losing streak, as companies tied to the economy reopening led the way higher. The Dow advanced 316 points, or 0.93%, while the S&P 500 rose 0.93%. The Nasdaq Composite was the relative outperformer of the major indices, rallying 1.19%.
Small caps were a particular point of strength during the session, with the Russell 2000 ending the day 2.35% higher…