Futures Rebound After Wall Street's Steep Decline

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January 27, 2014 AT 6:57 AM
U.S. stock index futures inched higher on Monday, setting Wall Street up for a modest rebound after its worst week since June 2012, with investors focused on corporate earnings from big names like Caterpillar and Apple. Caterpillar Incorporated shares jumped 4.5 percent in premarket trade after the bellwether reported better-than-expected fourth quarter results. Apple is due to report earnings after the bell on Wednesday.