The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 20,548.00 with a loss of -0.35% percent or -72.00 point.The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,735.80 with a loss of -1.80% percent or -197.90 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 25,860.00 with a loss of -1.41% percent or -371.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The biggest gainers of the session on the Nikkei 225 were Shiseido Co., Ltd.(T:4911), which rose 5.55% or 449.0 points to trade at 8543.0 at the close. Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (T:7735) added 3.28% or 200.0 points to end at 6300.0 and Nomura Holdings Inc (T:8604) was up 2.27% or 9.0 points to 405.3 in late trade.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 26,202.73 up with +0.93% percent or +240.29 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,924.43 up with +0.82% percent or +23.92 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,020.21 up with +0.90% percent or +71.65 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,628.01 up with +0.046% percent or +9.44point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,048.72 with a loss of –0.84% percent or –221.32 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,883.44 up with +0.11% percent or ++3.10 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,793.62 with a loss of –0.72% percent or –266.75 point at 12:15 PM.