The  Nifty Future is trading at 15,246.50 with +0.16% percent or +24.50 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 28,348.00 with a loss of  -0.17% percent or -47.00 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 28,152.00 with a loss of -0.13% percent or -37.00 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Indian stock markets today extended Friday’s big gains with Sensex jumping as much as 300 points to 50,855 at day’s high while Nifty rose to 15,251. Banking stocks led the gains as heavyweight State Bank of India (SBI) continued to climb. Fresh covid cases dipped to 2,22,315, the lowest in over a month while the total death toll crossed the 3-lakh mark, according to the latest Union Health Ministry.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

For the day the  nifty closed at 15,206.35 up with + percent or +31.05 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 28,364.61 up with + percent or +46.78 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,382.42  with a loss of percent or ?76.02 point.
WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 33,896.04 with a loss of –percent or –164.62 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,115.68 with a loss of – percent or ?12.15 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 13,299.74 with a loss of percent or –3.90 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 28,166.55 up with  + percent or +122.10 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,431.58 with a loss of – percent or –162.23 point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 3,506.12 with a loss of – percent or –4.85 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 49,846.95 with a loss of –percent or -55.69 point at 12:15 PM.