The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,758.00 up with +5.31% percent or +1,198.00 point . The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 11,058.00 up with +0.53% percent or +58.00 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,447.50 with a loss of -1.78% percent or -498.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Japan’s Nikkei rose for a seventh session on Tuesday helped by gains in chip-related stocks that offset weakness in construction equipment manufacturers, which fell on worries that a new round of U.S.-China trade tariffs could hurt global demand.
Investors returned to the market after a national holiday on Monday. The dollar’s ascent above 112 yen level has underpinned overall sentiment.
Tuesday’s gainers included large-cap stocks such as Tokyo Electron 8035.T and Advantest Corp 6857.T , which soared 2.4 percent and 3.5 percent, respectively, tracking steady U.S. tech shares overnight.
For the day the Dow is trading at 26,562.05 with a loss of -0.68% percent or -181.45 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,919.37 with a loss of -0.35% percent or -10.30 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,993.25 up with +0.079%percent or +6.29 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,940.26 up with +0.29% percent or +70.33 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,499.39 with a loss of – 1.62% percent or -454.19 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,778.55 with a loss of -0.68% percent or -18.93 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,396.40 up with +0.28% percent or +101.83 point at 12:15 PM.