The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,724.00 with a loss of -0.96% percent or -120.9 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 21,563.00 up with +0.53% percent or +113.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 26,173.50 with a loss of -2.21% percent or -591.50 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Indian shares witnessed a gap-down opening on Thursday in the wake of a selloff in Asian markets as worries of fresh tension flared up between the US and China after the arrest of Huawei CFO.
US stock futures and Asian shares tumbled on Thursday after Canadian authorities arrested a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei for extradition to the United States, feeding fears of a fresh flare-up in tensions between the two superpowers, Reuters reported
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 25,027.07with a loss of -3.10% percent or -799.36 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,700.06 with a loss of – 3.24% percent or -90.31 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,158.43 with a loss of -3.80% percent or -283.09 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,501.62 with a loss of -1.91% percent or -417.71 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,098.07 with a loss of -2.69% percent or -721.61 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,605.18 with a loss of -1.68% percent or -44.62 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,556.84 with a loss of -0.90% percent or -322.53 point at 12:15 PM.