U.S. stock futures are lower in pre-market trading for Friday, June 16.The Dow Futures are trading at 21,343.50 for up with +0.12% percent or +25.00 point. The S&P 500 Futures are trading at 2,435.25 for up with +0.13% percent or +3.25 point. The Nasdaq Futures are trading at 5,719.12 for up with +0.17% percent or +9.87 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere,Japan’s Nikkei 225 are trading at 19,943.26 for up with +0.56% percent or +111.44 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng are trading at 25,626.49 for up with +0.24% percent or +61.15 point. China’s Shanghai Composite are trading at 3,123.17 with a loss of –0.30% percent or – 9.32 point. India’s S&P BSE Sensex are trading at 31,056.40 with a loss of –0.06% percent or –19.33 point. In Europe, the FTSE 100 are trading at 7,466.11 for up with +0.63% percent or +46.75 point. Germany’s DAX are trading at 12,730.93 for up with +0.31% percent or +39.12 point. France’s CAC 40 are trading at 5,254.12 for up with +0.71% percent or +37.24 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 are trading at 388.23 for up with 0.56% percent or +2.17 point.
Friday’s Factors and Events
U.S. equities closed lower on Friday as large-cap technology stocks faced renewed pressure.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell about 15 points, with Goldman Sachs contributing the most losses. The 30-stock index briefly fell more than 100 points earlier in the session.
The S&P 500 dropped 0.2 percent with information technology sliding 0.5 percent; the sector briefly fell more than 1 percent. The Nasdaq composite pulled back about 0.5 percent after falling more than 1 percent earlier on Thursday.
U.S. market indexes were lower on Thursday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 21,359.90 with a loss of –0.07% percent or –14.66 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,432.46 with a loss of –0.22% percent or –5.46 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,165.50 with a loss of –0.47% percent or –29.39 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,410.08 with a loss of -0.53% percent or -7.49 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 856.96 with a loss of –0.49% percent or – 4.19 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,753.30 with a loss of –0.47% percent or –8.36 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,071.66 with a loss of –0.22% percent or –2.34 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,440.94 with a loss of -0.26% percent or -3.80 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,348.10 with a loss of -0.24% percent or -3.26 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 21,359.90 with a loss of –0.07% percent or –14.66 point.