S&P, Dow, Nasdaq futures drift; housing starts sink to three-year low

Markets Stabilise After Turbulence Last Week

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Stock index futures moved sideways Tuesday following some mixed numbers on the housing market.

S&P futures (SPX), Dow futures (INDU) and Nasdaq 100 futures (NDX:IND) were around the unchanged level after earlier small gains.

“It’s (another) waiting day ahead of tomorrow’s FOMC