S&P 500 futures signaled a tepid rebound as investors weigh the prospect of renewed restrictions due to rising coronavirus infections damping the economic recovery.
The market attempted to recover from a massive sell-off on Thursday.
The market was down 2.5%, after wrapping up its best month in decades.
U.S. stock futures pointed to declines in New York a day after major equity gauges ended their worst quarter since 2008.
Stock markets in the Asia-Pacific region diverged as investors weighed new developments related to the coronavirus pandemic, including the progress of an estimated $2 trillion stimulus package in the U.S.