• Asian equities were set for a mixed open Thursday as results for Nvidia Corp. supported tech stocks in late trading. An index of dollar strength touched a one-week high as US yields rose.
  • Equity futures for Australia and Hong Kong fell, while those for Japan rose. US futures also climbed following post-market results for Nvidia that sent its shares as much as 7% higher in after-hours trading in New York. The S&P 500 fell 0.3% Wednesday, while the Nasdaq 100 was little changed. The chip giant said second-quarter revenue will be about $28 billion — beating estimates. The company also announced a 10-for-1 stock split and boosted its quarterly dividend by 150% to 10 cents a share.