The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,573.00 up with +0.23% percent or +53.00 point.The Nifty Future is trading at 11,954.20 up with +0.13% percent or +15.85 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 24,693.00 up with +1.98% percent or +478.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Japanese shares closed higher on Tuesday as investor sentiment improved after U.S. futures trimmed early losses, while Apple-related issues firmed ahead of an event of the iPhone maker later in the day.
The benchmark Nikkei share average .N225 rose 0.18% to 23,601.78, while the broader Topix .TOPX gained 0.35% to 1,649.10.
Nearly two-thirds of the 33 sector sub-indexes on the Tokyo exchange settled higher, with airlines .IAIRL.T , insurance .IINSU.T and real estate .IRLTY.T being the three top performers on the main bourse.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 28,837.52 with +percent or +250.62 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,534.22 up with + percent or +57.09 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 11,876.26 up with + percent or +296.32 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 23,601.78 up with + percent or +43.09 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,649.68 up with +percent or +530.55 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,359.75 up with + percent or +1.28 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 40,598.80 up with + percent or +5.00 point at 12:15 PM.