The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 21,165.00 up with +0.12% percent or +25.00 point . The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,565.50 with a loss of -1.58% percent or -169.65 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 25,729.00 with a loss of -1.33% percent or -340.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Sino-U.S. trade tensions were very much in the air, hitting global equities and pushing the Nikkei share average .N225 down 2.1 percent to 21,219.50 – the lowest closing level since Oct. 29. benchmark index has dived 13.2 percent from a 27-year high hit in early October.
Nissan Motor Co 7201.T was under the spotlight, as Tokyo prosecutors indicted the automaker along with its ousted Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday. Nissan’s share prices ended 2.9 percent lower.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,388.95 with a loss of -2.24% percent or -558.72 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,633.08 with a loss of – 2.33% percent or -62.87 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 6,969.25 with a loss of -3.05% percent or -219.01 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,219.50 with a loss of -2.12% percent or -459.18 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,765.86 with a loss of -1.14% percent or -297.90 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,584.58 with a loss of -0.82% percent or -21.31 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,127.80 with a loss of -1.53% percent or ?546.42 point at 12:15 PM.