The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,161.50 with a loss of -0.66% percent or -67.05 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 21,375.00 up with +0.49% percent or +105.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 24,816.50 with a loss of -1.57% percent or -395.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Domestic market widened its losses in Thursday’s session as the benchmark Sensex plunged 481 points to 33,553.18 and Nifty broke below 10,100 on strong selling in most sectors on the last day of October futures & options contracts.
Negative cues from other Asian markets after the US markets plummeted Wednesday as a sharp drop in tech shares along with weak prospects of economic growth and worries about corporate earnings hemmed up to cause market suffer losses.
For the day the Dow is trading at 24,583.42 with a loss of -2.41% percent or -608.01 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,656.10 with a loss of -3.09% percent or -84.59 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,108.40 with a loss of -4.43% percent or -329.14 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,268.73 with a loss of -3.72% percent or -822.45 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,827.04 with a loss of -1.67% percent or -422.74 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,601.11 with a loss of -0.084% percent or -2.19 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 33,678.52 with a loss of -1.04% percent or -355.44 point at 12:15 PM.