Abhiram Nandakumar, Reuters
U.S. stocks broadly rose on Monday, led by Apple, as they rebounded off their worst-ever start to a year and with the corporate earnings season set to kick off.
U.S. stock futures recouped most of their losses on Tuesday as investors recover from a bruising selloff on the first trading day of the year.
U.S. stock indexes tumbled about 2% on Monday - the first trading day of the year - after weak Chinese economic data reignited fears of a global slowdown.
U.S. stock indexes were higher on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 logging a small gain for the year, as tech stocks rallied and energy stocks reflected a recovery in crude prices.
U.S. stock indexes were set to open lower on the first day of the last trading week of the year as oil prices continued to fall due to oversupply.