The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,725.20 with a loss of -0.41 percent or -44.15 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,490.00 with a loss of -0.04% percent or -10.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 30,636.00 with a loss of -0.14% percent or -43.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The BSE Midcap index was underperforming benchmark Sensex in Thursday’s trade.
Around 10:45 am, the BSE Midcap index was 0.51 per cent down at 16,447, while the BSE Sensex was 0.13 per cent up at 35,364. The NSE Nifty50 was 0.07 per cent up at 10,749 around the same time.
On the other hand, Future Retail (up 3.73 per cent), Emami (up 2.67 per cent), Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail (up 2.30 per cent), Natco PharmaNSE 0.21 % (up 2.12 per cent) and Max Financial Services (up 2.04 per cent) saw decent traction.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,542.54 up with +0.75% percent or +182.33 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,697.79 up with +0.97% percent or +25.87 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,339.91 up with +1.00% percent or +73.00 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,596.05 up with +0.61% percent or +9.66 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 980.13 up with +0.55% percent or +5.36 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,923.89 up with +0.52% percent or +9.98 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,185.69 up with +1.02% percent or +11.92 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,602.58 up with +0.91% percent or +14.52 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,497.08 up with +0.94% percent or +13.95 point;