Dow Futures Update : 31 August 2021

U.S. stock higher in pre-market trading for Aug 30.The Dow Futures is trading at 35,433.90 up with +0.10% percent or +34.10 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,534.10 up with +0.12% percent or +5.30 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 15,619.70 with +0.09% percent or +14.60 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 28,127.45 up with + percent or +338.16 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 25,673.54 with  percent or +134.00 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,538.46 up with + percent or +10.31 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 57,029.00 up with percent or +139.24 point at 12:15 PM.For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,148.01 up with +percent or +23.03 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,687.30 up with + percent or +5.38 point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,887.31 up with +percent or +35.56 point.

 

TUESDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Speaking ahead of the Jackson Hole symposium, Alan Levenson, chief U.S. economist at T. Rowe Price, said markets should not expect any big surprises from Powell’s speech, or deviation from the Fed’s previous messaging that tapering is likely to commence later this year or early 22, depending on economic conditions.

 

MONDAY ACTIVITY

 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed  at   2,265.99 with  a loss of -0.49% percent or -11.17 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,366.59 with a loss of -0.61% percent or -8.45 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,760.49  with a loss of – percent or ?6.57 point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,083.00  up with  percent or +14.71 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,686.91 up with +percent or +9.01 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,542.01 up with + or ++9.95 point.