The NSE Nifty Future is trading at 10,996.50  with a loss of -0.88% percent or -97.30 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 20,285.00 with a loss of -0.02% percent or -5.00 point . The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,896.50 up with +0.25% percent or +70.50 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Domestic equity market is likely to open lower on Friday tracking Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX Nifty)and mixed Asian cues.

At 8:27 am the SGX Nifty was 13 points or 0.12 per cent down at 11,082.

Ashok LeylandNSE -1.03 % is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 96 and a stop loss of Rs 83.

Asian PaintsNSE -1.57 % is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 1530 and a stop loss of Rs 1445.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
   
 For the day the nifty closed at 10,972.90  with a loss of -0.87% percent or -96.50 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,333.17  with a loss of -2.01% percent or -418.11 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,933.26 with a loss of -0.20% percent or -56.95 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,169.53 with a loss of -0.87% percent or -220.77 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,706.05  with a loss of -0.94% percent or -25.56 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,288.35  with a loss of -1.18% percent or -86.93 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,333.17   with a loss of -2.01% percent or -418.11 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,972.55  with a loss of  -0.063% percent or -17.66 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,618.23 up with +1.30% percent or +33.66 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,741.37  with a loss of -0.62% percent or -229.72 point at 12:15 PM.