The stock market ended the Tuesday affair on a higher note as a reversal in the economically-sensitive financial (+0.9%) sector fostered a rebound in the broader market. A strong showing from Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the first debate also lifted sentiment as her opponent would bring much more uncertainty to the outlook. The Nasdaq Composite (+0.9%) led the Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.7%) and the S&P 500 (+0.6%).
Today after the close the following companies were scheduled to report earnings: CTAS, LNDC, NKE
Futures are flat after hours: S&P 500 futures are +0.50 from fair value of 2,152 and Nasdaq 100 futures are -0.50 from fair value of 4,860.
Tomorrow morning, economic reports scheduled to be released include: August Durable Orders (8:30am ET, consensus -1.9%), Durable Orders ex-Transportation (8:30am ET, consensus -0.4%).
Tomorrow before the open the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: ATU, BBRY, FGP, PAYX and WOR.