U.S. stock futures are lower in pre-market trading for Tuesday, September 26. The Dow Futures are trading at 22,271.00 with a loss of -2.50 percent or -4.50 point.The S&P 500 Futures are trading at 2,495.00 with a loss of -0.08% percent or -2.00 point.The Nasdaq Futures are trading at 5,886.38 for up with +0.17% percent or +9.88 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, Japan’s Nikkei 225 are trading at 20,330.19 with a loss of -0.33% percent or -67.39 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng are trading at 27,513.01 for up with +0.05% percent or +12.67 point. China’s Shanghai Composite are trading at 3,343.58 for up with + 0.06% percent or +2.03 point. India’s BSE Sensex are trading at 31,599.76 with a loss of –0.08% percent or –26.87 point at 12:15 PM. The FTSE 100 are trading at 7,296.21 with a loss of -0.07% percent or –5.72 point. Germany’s DAX are trading at 12,611.51 for up with +0.13% percent or +16.70 point. France’s CAC 40 are trading at 5,266.15 with a loss of –0.02% percent or –0.97 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 are trading at 384.09 for up with +0.05% percent or +0.17 point.
Tuesday’s Factors and Events
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open Tuesday as technology stocks looked set to recover from Monday’s sell-off.
Nasdaq 100 futures rose and the Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) rose about 0.4 percent in premarket trading.
Stocks closed lower Monday after a ratcheting up of tensions on the Korean Peninsula and a sharp decline in technology stocks.
U.S. market were lower on Monday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 22,296.09 with a loss of -0.24% percent or -53.50 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,496.66 with a loss of -0.22% percent or -5.56 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,370.59 with a loss of -0.88% percent or -56.33 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,451.96 for up with +0.08% percent or +1.18 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 877.30 for up with +0.28% percent or +2.43 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,771.85 for up with +0.18% percent or +3.20 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,103.60 with a loss of –0.27% percent or –3.01 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,480.03 with a loss of –0.19% percent or –2.83 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,384.38 with a loss of –0.21% percent or –2.96 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 22,296.09 with a loss of –0.24% percent or –53.50point.