The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 11,733.80 up with +1.39% percent or  +160.80 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,778.00 up with +0.97% percent or +218.00  point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,175.00 up with +2.44% percent or +674.00 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Firm global cues signal a positive start for the domestic stock market on Monday. Asian shares rose in early trade, taking support from Wall Street’s gains on Friday after US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said a gradual approach to raising rates was best to protect the US economy and job growth. At 08:04 am, the Nifty futures of Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) traded 38 points or 0.33 per cent higher at 11,653.50.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

   
 For the day the nifty closed at 11,691.75 up with +1.17% percent or +134.65 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,799.64 up with +0.88% percent or +197.87 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,271.27  up with +2.17%percent or +599.40 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,790.35 up with +0.52% percent or +133.37 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,874.69 up with +0.62% percent or +17.71 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,945.98 up with +0.86% percent or +67.52  point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,799.64 up with +0.88% percent or +197.87 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,270.32 up with +2.16% percent or  +598.45 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,780.90 up with +1.89% percent or +51.47  point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 38,687.55  up with +1.14% percent or  +435.75  point at 12:15 PM.