Before the bell: S&P futures -0.14%, NASDAQ futures -0.13%

U.S. stock-index futures edged lower as investors awaited monthly jobs data and its implications for interest rates.

Global Stocks:

Nikkei 16,887.40 +162.04 +0.97%

Hang Seng 22,976.88 -39.23 -0.17%

Shanghai 3,085.48 +10.81 +0.35%

FTSE 6,814.54 -6.25 -0.09%

CAC 4,476.25 +18.76 +0.42%

DAX 10,628.78 -28.86 -0.27%

Crude $45.82 (-1.14%)

Gold $1307.90 (-0.65%)

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