The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 20,852.00 with a loss of -0.13% percent or -28.00 point . The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,903.00 with a loss of -0.06% percent or -6.60 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,114.50 with a loss of -0.06% percent or -15.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
TOKYO, Feb 12 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei surged on Tuesday, rebounding from a one-month low, as shares of exporters such as automakers and machinery makers enjoyed strong demand thanks to a weaker yen.
Taiyo Yuden 6976.T skyrocketed 20 percent after it said its net profit for the April-December period jumped 58 percent and raised its dividend payout outlook. It also said it would buy back 2 million of its own shares, or 1.6 percent shares outstanding, worth up to 3 billion yen.
For the day the Dow is trading at 25,053.11 with a loss of -0.21% percent or -53.22 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,709.80 up with +0.071% percent or +1.92 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,307.90 up with +0.13% percent or +9.71 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,864.21 up with +2.61% percent or +531.04 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,141.18 with a loss of -0.0095% percent or -2.66 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,671.89 up with +0.68% percent or +18.00 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,351.04 with a loss of -0.12% percent or -43.99 point at 12:15 PM.