U.S. Stock Market
Dec S&P 500 E-mini stock futures this morning are down -4.00 points (-0.16%). Tuesday's closes: S&P 500 +0.34%, Dow Jones +0.28%, Nasdaq +0.25%. The S&P 500 on Tuesday climbed to a fresh all-time high and settled higher after U.S. Jul JOLTS job openings unexpectedly rose by +54,000 to 6.17 million, stronger than expectations of -163,000 to 6.00 million and a record high (data from 2000). Stocks rallied further after Treasury Secretary Mnuchin said President Trump will begin pushing for a tax overhaul that will lower tax rates and provide more incentives for multinational corporations based in the U.S. to bring home profits stashed in tax havens overseas.