The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,740.00 with a loss of -0.84% percent or -96.10 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 19,457.00 with a loss of -2.72% percent or -543.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 25,001.00 up with +0.10% percent or +26.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Indian equity benchmarks opened Thursday’s session in the negative zone, tracking weak global sentiment after US stock futures fell and most Asian markets traded lacklustre.
The US stock futures fell on Thursday after a rare revenue warning from Apple added to worries about slowing global growth, Reuters reported.
A fall in the rupee even as crude oil prices declined further in global markets too impacted the mood.
The Indian currency opened 11 paise down at 70.29 against the greenback amid buying in American currency by banks and importers.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 23,346.24 up with +0.081% percent or +18.78 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,510.03 up with +0.13% percent or +3.18 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 6,665.94 up with +0.46% percent or +30.66 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,014.77 with a loss of -0.31% percent or -62.85 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,066.09 with a loss of -0.26% percent or -64.26 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,464.36 with a loss of -0.038% percent or -0.93 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,686.24 with a loss of -0.58% percent or -207.41 point at 12:15 PM.