The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 11,007.00 up with +0.30% percent or +33.45 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,710.00 with a loss of -0.04%  percent or -10.00  point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,195.00 up with +0.58% percent or +163.00 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

The 11,000-11,080 range has been proving too big a hurdle for the index to cross, even as technical charts signalled a breakout above the 10,929 level. The index formed a small bearish candle on the daily chart and the upside look capped for now. The immediate hurdle on upside is at 10,050 level.

Vote on no-confidence motion today
Lok Sabha will take up the debate on the no-confidence motion later in the day. The discussion will be held for the full day, followed by voting on it. The BJP brass and Union ministers on Thursday reached out to NDA partners and non-Congress parties while finalising its strategy for taking on the Opposition during the debate.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

   
 For the day the nifty closed at 10,994.30 up with +0.34% percent or +37.20 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,697.88  with  a loss of -0.29% percent or  -66.80 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,224.48 up with +0.76% percent or +213.62 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,064.50 with a loss of -0.53% percent or  -134.79 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,804.49  with a loss of -0.40% percent or -11.13 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,825.30  with a loss of -0.37% percent or  -29.15 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at22,697.88 with a loss of -0.29% percent or -66.80 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,223.93 up with +0.76% percent or +213.07 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,829.27 up with +2.05% percent or  +56.73 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,457.64 up with  + 0.29% percent or +103.70  point at 12:15 PM.