Dow Futures Update : 26 July 2021

U.S. stock lower in pre-market trading for July 26.The Dow Futures is trading at 34,853.70 with a loss of -0.59% percent or -207.90 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,394.20 with a loss of -0.40% percent or -17.60 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 15,078.90 with a loss of -0.17% percent or -26.00 point.

 

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,807.30 up with +0.94% percent or +259.30 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,359.06 with a loss of –1.06% percent or -292.84 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,461.09 with a loss of –2.57% percent or –91.27 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 52,954.03 witt a loss of –0.041% percent or -21.77 point at 12:15 PM.For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,027.58 up with +0.85% percent or +59.28 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,568.82 up with +1.35% percent or +87.23 point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,669.29 up with +1.00% percent or +154.75 point.

 

Monday’s Factors and Events

Another high-level meeting between U.S. and Chinese officials — this time in the Chinese city of Tianjin, just outside of Beijing — began with criticism.

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Xie Feng said during talks Monday with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman that the two countries’ relationship “is now in a stalemate and faces serious difficulties,” according to an English-language press release from China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

 

Friday Activity

 

For the day the Dow is trading at 34,823.35 up with +0.073% percent or +25.35 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,367.48 up with +0.20% percent or +8.79 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 14,684.60 up with +0.36% percent or +52.64 point.

 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 2,209.65 up with +0.46% percent or +10.17 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,318.56 up with +0.72% percent or +9.40 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,672.74 up with +0.87% percent or +23.11 point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,031.92 up with +1.03% percent or +20.77 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,620.62 up with +0.97% percent or +25.30 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,479.32 up with +1.01% or +24.79 point.