The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 11,168.50 with a loss of -1.25% percent or  -141.70 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,768.00 up with +5.35% percent or +1,208.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,914.50 up with +1.66% percent or +455.50 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Domestic equity markets are likely to open in the green on Friday tracking Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX Nifty) and positive Asian cues.

CK Narayan of Chart Advise
GAIL (India) is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 397 and a stop loss of Rs 378.

Escorts is a ‘Sell’ call with a target price of Rs 710 and a stop loss of Rs 738.

Kunal Bothra, independent market expert
JSW Steel is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 430 and a stop loss of Rs 408.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
   
 For the day the nifty closed at 11,158.35   with a loss of  -0.68% percent or -76.00 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,869.93 up with +0.82% percent or +195.00 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,953.58 up with  +1.73% percent or +475.91 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 26,656.98  up with +0.95% percent or +251.22 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,930.75 up with  +0.78% percent or +22.80 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,028.23  up with  +0.98% percent or +78.19 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,869.93 up with +0.82% percent or +195.00 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,888.55  up with  +1.50% percent or  +410.88 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,797.48  up with +2.50% percent or  +68.24 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,794.22 with  a loss of -0.88% percent or -327.00 point at 12:15 PM.