Nikkei Futures Update : 02 August 2022
The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 27,568.0 with a loss of -1.19% percent or -332.0 point.The Nifty Future is trading at 17,288.0 with a loss of -0.52% or -90.3 point. The Hang Seng Future is trading at 19,581.0 with a loss of –1.64% percent or -326.0 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Chinese and Taiwanese stocks plummeted on Monday ahead of a possible trip by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taipei, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index led losses across Asian markets.
Investors were wary of political tensions stemming from Pelosi’s potential trip to Taiwan- which has been vehemently opposed by China. The House of Representatives Speaker is currently on a tour of Asia.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,621.84 with a loss of -1.33% percent or -371.51 point. the nifty closed at 17,244.85 with a loss of -0.55% percent or ?95.20 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 19,631.94 with a loss of -2.65% or -533.90 point.
For the day the Dow is trading at 32,798.40 with a loss of –0.14% percent or ?46.73 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,118.63 with a loss of -0.28% percent or -11.66 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 12,368.98 with a loss of –0.18% percent or ?21.71 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,586.95 with a loss of –1.45% percent or -406.40 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 19,648.72 with a loss of –2.56% ercent or -517.12 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,187.45 with a loss of –2.22% percent or -72.51 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 57,896.68 with a loss of –0.38% percent or -218.82 point at 12:15 PM.