Dow Futures Update : 17 August 2021

U.S. stock lower in pre-market trading for Aug 17.The Dow Futures is trading at 35,414.50 with a loss of -0.59% percent or -210.90 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,459.30 with a loss of -0.45% percent or -20.40 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 15,091.90 with a loss of -0.32% percent or -48.90 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,445.30 with a loss of – percent or ?77.89point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,674.26 with a loss of –percent or –507.20 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,458.42 with a loss of – percent or 58.92 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 55,582.42  with a loss of  – percent or –0.16 point at 12:15 PM.For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,153.98 with a loss of – percent or –64.73 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 7,153.98  with a loss of – percent or –57.27 point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,925.73 with a loss of –percent or –51.71 point.

 

Tueday’S Factors and Events

Five states broke records for the average number of daily new Covid cases over the weekend as the delta variant strains hospital systems across the U.S. and forces many states to reinstate public health restrictions.

 

Monday Activity

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed  at 2,203.41 with a loss of -0.89% percent or -19.69 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,343.0 with a loss of -0.51% percent or -6.82 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,724.79  with a loss of – percent or ?6.67 point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,056.39 up with + percent or +6.86 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,649.95 up with +percent or +1.65 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,509.43 up with + or +3.17 point.