Here's everything you need to know before Friday's opening bell

IBM (IBM) was lower despite reporting its first quarterly revenue increase in more than 5 years. 

American Express (AXP) reported its first quarterly loss in 26 years. 

Global oil prices fell as it appeared U.S. output was accelerating.  

SoftBank (SFTBY) closed a deal to acquire 15% of Uber.  

U.S. stock futures gained despite fears of a government shutdown.  

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