Futures for the Dow Jones industrial average, S&P 500 index, Nasdaq 100 and Russell 2000 were slightly higher Thursday morning. The Nasdaq 100 was ready to set a new historical maximum against global tech giants such as Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN), Google (GOOGL) and Netflix (NFLX).
Futures for the Dow and S&P 500 rose nearly 0.1% relative to the real value. Futures Russell 2000 index rose by 0.25%. Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.2%.