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Futures Lower as Markets Yearn for Yellen; Asia Mixed

Futures for U.S. exchanges were down late Thursday after a two-day losing streak on Wall Street as investors await a Friday signal from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen about a much-expected rate increase.

Futures for the S&P 500 were off 0.02%, the Nasdaq 0.06% and the Dow Jones Industrials 0.04% at 9:15 p.m. EDT.

Yellen will speak Thursday during an annual meeting of central bankers and economists in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Investors are hoping she will give some indication of when the Fed is likely to raise rates, with most thinking...