The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 20,042.00 with a loss of -0.20% percent or -40.50 point .The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,844.20 up with +0.58% percent or +62.25 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 20,037.00 with a loss of -0.23% percent or -45.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Japan’s Nikkei rose on Monday, tracking sharp gains on Wall Street as dovish comments from the Federal Reserve chairman helped ease some of the market’s worries about a slowdown in global growth.
The Nikkei share average .N225 added 2.4 percent to 20,038.97, rebounding from a sharp 2.3-percent drop on its first trading session this year on Friday.
The broader Topix .TOPX was 2.8 percent higher at 1,512.53, with all of its 33 subsectors trading in positive territory.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 23,433.16 up with +3.29% percent or +746.94 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,531.94 up with +3.43% percent or +84.05 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at +6,738.86 up with +4.26% percent or +275.35 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,038.97 up with +2.44% percent or +477.01 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,828.61 up with +0.79% percent or +202.58 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,533.09 up with +0.72% percent or +18.22 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,993.72 up with +0.84% percent or +298.62 point at 12:15 PM.