U.S. Stock index futures were slightly lower on Wednesday, with market participants monitoring the latest round of trade talks between the world's two largest economies.
An extension of the current deadline would prevent an immediate increase in tariffs of $ 200 billion o F Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10 percent.
There are no major financial reports scheduled for Wednesday. g. However, the federal audit is expected to publish minutes from its January meeting.
Last month, the US central bank did not effectively signal further interest rate hikes and suggested possible tweaks to its balance normalization.