US STOCKS-Wall St to open lower for second day as oil retreats

viernes 10 de junio de 2016 08:53 GYT

* Oil prices retreat further from 2016 highs

* Worries about Brexit, rate hikes weigh on sentiment

* Urban Outfitters falls on weak sales report

* Futures down: Dow 92 pts, S&P 12.5 pts, Nasdaq 32.75 pts (Adds details, comments, updates prices)

By Yashaswini Swamynathan

June 10 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open lower for the second straight day on Friday as oil prices retreated and worries about global growth pushed investors to seek refuge in safe haven assets.

Despite higher demand, oil eased as traders booked profits after a three-day winning streak that started Monday and pushed prices to 2016 highs, and as the dollar moved higher.

Wall Street ended lower on Thursday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow also snapping a three-day rally as lower oil prices wiped the sheen off materials and energy stocks as well as global growth fears.

Global issues, including uncertainty over interest rate hikes and the impending vote on Britain's membership in the European Union, have kept investors cautious.   Continuación...