US futures little changed after four-day run

New York - US stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday, after a four-day rally left the S&P 500 within striking distance of a fresh record high.

The US bourse is set to open higher as European leaders get ready to meet. Credit: REUTERS

The index now stands 1.6 percent below its record closing high of 1,848.38 set on January 15.

Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 2 points and Nasdaq 100 futures added 3.25 points.

Almost 66 percent have topped revenue forecasts, above the historical average of 61 percent.