REUTERS: U.S. stocks futures pared losses sharply on Thursday after data showed the number of Americans filing for state unemployment benefits fell more than expected in the latest week.
At 8:33 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 12 points, or 0.04per cent. S&P 500 e-minis were down 1.75 points, or 0.05per cent and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 11 points, or 0.1per cent.
Minutes before the data, Dow e-minis were down 70 points, or 0.26per cent. S&P 500 e-minis were down 8.75 points, or 0.26per cent and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 11.75 points, or 0.11per cent.
(Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)