10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, TSLA, MO)

Here is what you need to know.

The Dow suffers its 3rd-biggest one-day point drop in history. The Dow Jones industrial average tanked 831 points, or 3.15%, on Wednesday as traders grappled with global growth concerns, trade fears, and the possibility of more Federal Reserve interest-rate hikes.

Global markets are getting pounded. China’s Shanghai Composite plunged 5.2%, and Britain’s FTSE is down 1.76%. Dow futures are showing a drop of more than 330 points at

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