U.S. stock futures lower in pre-market trading for,Dec 03.The Dow Futures is trading at 27,670.50 up with +0.43% percent or +118.50 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,102.12 with a loss of -0.39% percent or -12.13 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 8,275.00 with a loss of -0.49% percent or -41.00 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere,In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,379.81 with a loss of –0.64% percent or –149.69 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,391.30 with a loss of –0.20% percent or –53.42 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,884.70 up with +0.31% percent or +8.89 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 40,624.14 with a loss of –0.44% percent or –178.03 point at 12:15 PM.Germany’s DAX is trading at 13,030.81 up with +0.51% percent or +66.13 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,765.96 with a loss of –0.36% percent or –20.78 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 401.00 with 0.00% percent or +0.01 point.
Tuesday’s Factors and Events
Stocks were pulled lower by a disappointing U.S. manufacturing survey that pointed to a fourth straight month of contraction for the sector, with the Institute for Supply Management’s purchasing manager’s index unexpectedly falling to 48.1% in November from 48.3% in October. Economists polled by MarketWatch expected a reading of 49.2%. Readings below 50% reflect business conditions worsening.
For the day the Dow is trading at 27,783.04 with a loss of –0.96% percent or –268.37 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,113.87 with a loss of –0.86% percent or –27.11 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,567.99 with a loss of –1.12% percent or –97.48 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,607.58 with a loss of -1.04% percent or -16.92 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 981.57 with a loss of –1.20% percent or -11.94 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,995.86 with a loss of –0.71% percent or -14.29 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,387.38 with a loss of –0.80% percent or -11.25 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,825.53 with a loss of –0.90% percent or -16.52 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,721.45 with a loss of -1.04% or -15.40 point.