The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,280.00 with a loss of -0.04% percent or -20.00 point .The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,681.00 up with +1.04% percent or +109.90 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,731.00 up with +1.66% percent or +468.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Asia-Pacific stocks were mixed on Friday, the last trading day of the quarter.
The second quarter was up and down for the region, but stocks Down Under emerged as stars with June’s outperformance, allowing New Zealand’s benchmark NZ50GR, -0.62% to log a series of record closing highs and Australia’s key index XJO, -0.33% to hit levels last seen at the start of 2008. Both were up 0.2% Friday morning.
South Korea’s Kospi SEU, +0.51% sank after early gains as it looked to end a three-day losing streak after notching a 13-month closing low Thursday. Samsung Electronics 005930, -0.32% fell, though other tech companies gained.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,216.05 up with +0.41% percent or +98.46 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,716.31 up with +0.62% percent or +16.68 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,503.68 up with +0.79% percent or +58.60 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,304.51 up with +0.15% percent or +34.12 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,945.98 up with + 1.57% percent or +448.66 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,847.42 up with +2.17% percent or +60.52 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,332.13 up with +0.84% percent or +294.49 point at 12:15 PM.