The  Nifty Future is trading at 12,177.80 up with +0.57% percent or +69.20 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,433.00 up with +0.10% percent or +23.00 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 26,951.00  with a loss of -0.01% percent or -3.00  point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

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

At 8:25 am the SGX Nifty was 18 points or 0.15 per cent lower at 12,107.

L&T is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 1375 and a stop loss of Rs 1314.

Bharat Forge is a ‘Buy’ call with a target price of Rs 500 and a stop loss of Rs 455.

Axis Bank Dec Futures is a ‘Sell’ call with a target price of Rs 713 and a stop loss of Rs 773.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
 For the day the  nifty closed at 12,130.60  up with +0.25% percent or +29.90 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,409.14  with a loss of –0.12% percent or –28.63 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,920.76  with a loss of –0.12%  percent or –33.24 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 28,164.00 up with +0.35% percent or +97.53 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,153.63 up with +0.42% percent or +13.11 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,705.18 up with +0.66% percent or +57.24 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,409.14 with a loss of –0.12% percent or –28.63 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,910.86 with a loss of –0.16% percent or –43.14 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,889.69 with a loss of –0.47% percent or –13.50 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 41,079.66 up with +0.14% percent or +59.05 point at 12:15 PM.