Stock futures fall with market set to continue technology-led sell-off


U.S. stock futures moved lower in overnight trading and pointed to losses at the open on Wednesday, as the technology-led stock rout continues to pressure financial markets. 

Dow futures dropped 150 points. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.5% and 0.35%, respectively.

Disappointing coronavirus vaccine news also pressured the futures market on Tuesday. AstraZeneca shares plunged in extended trading after the company  said a late-stage trial of  its Covid-19 vaccine candidate has been put on hold due to a suspected serious adverse reaction in a participant in the U.K.

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