The  Nifty Future is trading at 12,080.20 with a loss of -0.40% percent or -48.85 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,543.00 up with +0.06% percent or +13.00  point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,885.50  up with +1.08% percent or +298.50 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Gold prices on Monday fell by Rs 99 to Rs 40,880 per 10 gram in futures trade as participants cut down their positions tracking weak trend overseas.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold prices for April delivery fell by Rs 99, or 0.24 per cent, to Rs 40,880 per 10 gram in a business turnover of 1,533 lots.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

 For the day the  nifty closed at 12,072.90 with a loss of –0.33% percent or –40.55  point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,523.24  with a loss of –0.69% percent or –164.35   point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,959.60 up with +0.52% percent or +144.00 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 29,398.08 with a loss of –0.086% percent or –25.23   point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,380.16 up with +0.18% percent or +6.22 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 9,731.18 up with +0.20% percent or +19.21 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,523.24 with a loss of –0.69% percent or –164.35 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,961.00 up with +0.52% percent or +145.40 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,983.62 up with +2.28% percent or  +66.61 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 41,136.63 with a loss of –0.29% percent or –118.87 point at 12:15 PM.