Stock futures point higher, Ronny Jackson withdraws as nominee for VA secretary

Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Jared BlikreYahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer, and Julia La Roche discuss the big stories of the day. Santosh Rao, head of research at Manhattan Venture Partners, also joins the show to talk tech earnings.

Today’s Topics

  • Ronny Jackson withdraws as nominee for VA Secretary
  • Durable Goods
  • PepsiCo, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines earnings
  • Amazon earnings preview
  • Michael Cohen to plead 5th in Stormy Daniels case
  • Congress to question EPA director on spending
  • Teachers strike in Arizona & Colorado
  • NY Times’ Weinstein investigation being made into film
  • UPS beats on Q1 earnings and revenue
  • Dunkin’ beats on Q1 earnings, profit
  • BP names Helge Lund as chairman
  • Tesla’s Autopilot head leaves for Intel: WSJ
  • GM beats expectations on earnings and revenue
  • Fiat Chrysler falls short on earnings and revenue
  • Ford to gut its North American car lineup, focus on SUVs and trucks
  • European Commission asks Facebook, Google to write a voluntary code of conduct by July