The major U.S. equity indices have fallen in the past four sessions, getting the calendar second quarter off to a negative start. The unofficial start of earnings season comes after Tuesday's closing bell with Alcoa ( AA) due to report its quarterly results. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average were climbing 10 points, or 9.6 points below fair value, at 12,860. Futures for the S&P 500 were up 0.9 points, or 2 points below fair value, at 1376. Futures for the Nasdaq were up 7.5 points, or 0.2 points below fair value, at 2736.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Stock futures were signaling a mixed start to Tuesday's session with little in the way of corporate news to drive early trading action.
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