The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 11,580.00  with a loss of  -0.07% percent or  -7.75 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,428.00 with a loss of -0.59% percent or -137.00  point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,714.00 with a loss of -0.50% percent or -138.00 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Traders are getting more confident of further gains in the market in the short term, if derivatives data are to go by. Open interest, or outstanding positions, in Nifty futures rose to a seven-month high in a rising market, an indication that bullish sentiment is intact. Analysts said the gains in heavyweight stocks such as L&T, which had not performed yet, have boosted expectations that the benchmark indices will extend gains.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

   
 For the day the nifty closed at 11,578.70 up with +0.067% percent or +7.80 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,410.82 up with +0.22% percent or +48.27 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,797.60  with a loss of -0.47% percent or -129.98 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,733.60 with a loss of  -0.34% percent or -88.69 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,861.82 with a loss of -0.040% percent or -1.14 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,889.10 up with +0.38% percent or +29.92  point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,410.82 up with +0.22% percent or +48.27 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,795.10 with a loss of -0.47% percent or  -132.48 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,724.62 up with +0.37% percent or +10.02  point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 38,329.75  up with +0.11% percent or  +44.00  point at 12:15 PM.