The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,623.80 with a loss of -0.47% percent or -49.70 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,260.00 up with +0.13% percent or +30.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,401.00 up with +0.10% percent or +29.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Most pharma stocks were trading with gains during morning trade on Thursday, while rupee plunged further against the US dollar.
The rupee on Thursday opened at an all-time low against the US dollar, breaching the 69 level for the first time.
The Nifty Pharma index was trading 0.58 per cent up at 9,317 around 10 am.
On the other hand, shares of Divi’s Laboratories (down 0.86 per cent) and Piramal Enterprises (down 0.51 per cent) were incurring losses. Shares of Biocon (down 0.07 per cent) were almost flat around that time.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,117.59 with a loss of -0.68% percent or -165.52 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,699.63 with a loss of -0.86% percent or -23.43 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,445.08 with a loss of -1.54% percent or -116.54 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,270.39 with a loss of – 0.0062% percent or -1.38 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,468.11 up with + 0.39% percent or +111.51 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,786.90 with a loss of -0.93% percent or -26.28 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,139.80 with a loss of -0.22% percent or -77.31 point at 12:15 PM.