The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,275.50  with  a loss of -1.63% percent or  -170.45 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,463.00   with a loss of  -1.78% percent or  -412.00  point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at  25,497.00 with a loss of -1.07 percent or -275.00 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Domestic equity markets are likely to open on a negative note on Friday, tracking tepid trading in Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange. ET Now spoke to various experts and here’s what they have to recommend for today’s trade:

DLF is a ‘Sell’ call with a target price of Rs 138 and a stop loss of Rs 150.
NIIT TechnologiesNSE 3.78 % is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 1,240 and a stop loss of Rs 1,170.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
   
 For the day the nifty closed at 10,281.60  with a loss of -1.64% percent or  -171.45 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,532.08  with a loss of  -0.56% percent or -126.08 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,561.40   up with +0.42% percent or +106.85 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,379.45  with  a loss of -1.27% percent or  -327.23 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,768.78 with a loss of  -1.44% percent or -40.43 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,485.14 with a loss of -2.06% percent or -157.56 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,532.08  with a loss of -0.56% percent or -126.08 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,605.96  up with +0.59% percent or +151.41 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,550.46 up with +2.58% percent or +64.05 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 34,426.32  with a loss of -1.02% percent or -353.26 point at 12:15 PM