Here are 5 things you need to know before Tuesday's opening bell:
1. -- Global Stocks Steady
U.S. stock futures were higher on Tuesday, July 3, and global stocks steadied after a late-session rally in China lifted equities amid speculation the country's central bank had entered the foreign exchange market in order to support the slumping yuan.
2. -- Amazon's Prime Day Begins July 16
Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) announced that Prime Day will begin on July 16 at 3 p.m. ET on July 16 and will run through the July 17. It has been extended to 36 hours from 30 hours last year. Happy shopping.
3. -- Federal Probe of Facebook Now Includes FBI, SEC - Report
A federal investigation into Facebook Inc.'s (FB) sharing of data with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica now involves the FBI, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission, the Washington Post reported, citing people familiar with the official inquiries.
4. -- Tesla's Top Engineer Leaves the Company
After almost five years, Tesla Inc.'s (TSLA) top engineer, Doug Field, won't be returning to the electric vehicle maker after taking a leave of absence.
5. -- Glencore Receives DOJ Subpoena
Glencore PLC (GLNCY) plunged almost 12% in London Tuesday after the world's biggest commodities trader said it received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice seeking documents related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and money laundering statutes.