The  Nifty Future is trading at 12,004.50  with a loss of -0.62% percent or -74.50 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,193.00  with a loss of  -0.42% percent or -97.00  point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,202.50 with a loss of -0.79% percent or -217.50 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) has included technology consulting and digital solutions company Larsen & Toubro Infotech (LTI) in its Nifty Next 50 Index. LTI got listed in July 2016, and the company has grown rapidly during last the four years, leading to this significant milestone in its growth journey, it said in a release.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

 For the day the  nifty closed at 12,080.85 with a loss of –0.37% percent or –45.05  point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,386.74   with a loss of –0.39% percent or –92.41   point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,308.81  with a loss of –1.09% percent or –300.35 point. 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 29,348.03 up with +0.40% percent or +115.84   point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,386.15 up with +0.47% percent or +15.86 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 9,817.18 up with +0.87% percent or +84.44 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,479.15 up with +0.34% percent or +78.45 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,587.97 with a loss of  –0.25% percent or67.84 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,030.15 up with  +1.84% percent or  +54.75 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 41,393.37 up with +0.17% percent or +70.37 point at 12:15 PM.