The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 21,375.00 up with +0.49% percent or +105.00 point .The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,161.50 with a loss of -0.66% percent or -67.05 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 24,816.50 with a loss of -1.57% percent or -395.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The pain on Wall Street has spread to Asian markets.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 index was down nearly 3% and South Korea’s Kospi index stumbled 2.7% in morning moves. Chinese stocks also sank in early trade.
Tokyo shares have closed with modest gains after a choppy day on Asian markets.
The Nikkei 225 index rose 0.4%, or 80.40 points, to end at 22,091.18, while Australia’s ASX 200 slipped 0.2%, or 14.10 points, to close at 5,829.00.
Shares in Hong Kong rose while and South Korea stocks eased in afternoon trading.
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,583.42 with a loss of -2.41% percent or -608.01 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,656.10 with a loss of -3.09% percent or -84.59 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,108.40 with a loss of -4.43% percent or -329.14 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,268.73 with a loss of -3.72% percent or -822.45 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,827.04 with a loss of -1.67% percent or -422.74 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,601.11 with a loss of -0.084% percent or -2.19 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 33,678.52 with a loss of -1.04% percent or -355.44 point at 12:15 PM.