Dow Futures Update : 16 August 2021

U.S. stock lower in pre-market trading for Aug 16.The Dow Futures is trading at 35,379.60 with a loss of -0.38% percent or -135.80 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,453.90 with a loss of -0.32% percent or -14.10 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 15,096.80 with a loss of -0.26% percent or -39.90 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,480.90 with a loss of – percent or 495.13 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,103.28 with a loss of –percent or –288.34point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,520.02 up with + percent or +3.72 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 55,623.93 up with + percent or +186.64 point at 12:15 PM.For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,218.71 up with + percent or +25.48 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,896.04 up with + percent or +13.57 point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,977.44 up with +percent or +39.93 point.

MONDAY’S Factors and Events

Stateside, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 rose on Wednesday. U.S. data showed that inflation jumped, but not by quite as much as investors feared when stripping out volatile food and energy prices. Futures on the major indexes were roughly flat in early premarket trade on Thursday.

FRIDAY Activity

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed  at 2,223.11 with a loss of -0.93% percent or -20.96 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,349.91  with a loss of -0.70% percent or -9.49 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,731.46  with a loss of – percent or ?6.02 point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,049.53 up with + percent or +4.12 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,648.30 up with + percent or +1.26 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,506.26 up with + or +2.87 point.