U.S. stock futures higher in pre-market trading for,October 09.The Dow Futures is trading at 26,333.00 up with +0.75% percent or +0.75% point. The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,917.38 up with +0.86% percent or +24.88 point. The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 7,701.50 up with +1.04% percent or +79.50 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, In other parts of world,Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,456.38 with a loss of –0.61% percent or –131.40 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,713.84 with a loss of –0.69% percent or –179.56 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,924.86 up with +0.39% percent or +11.29 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 37,855.07 up with +0.86% percent or +323.09 point at 12:15 PM. Germany’s DAX is trading at 12,095.19 up with + percent or +124.99 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,498.29 up with + percent or +41.67 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 380.56 up with +0.49% percent or +1.76 point.
Wednesday’s Factors and Events
Equities are set to whipsaw higher Wednesday, a day after a 300-point tumble for the Dow fueled by trade worries. Early Wednesday, futures were climbing on talk China may go for a partial trade deal. Some are also crediting Tuesday’s pledge by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to resume purchases of short-term Treasury bonds for the cheerier mood.
For the day the Dow is trading at 26,164.04 with a loss of -1.19% percent or -313.98 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,893.06 with a loss of -1.56% percent or -45.73 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,823.78 with a loss of -1.67% percent or -132.52 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,472.60 with a loss of – percent or –25.19 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 912.64 with a loss of – percent or –16.07 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,860.86 with a loss of – percent or –33.19 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,282.82 with a loss of – percent or –19.11 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,693.28 with a loss of – percent or –27.56 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,598.13 with a loss of – or –25.92 point.