Dow Futures Update : 18 Oct 2021

U.S. stock lower in pre-market trading for Oct 18.The Dow Futures is trading at 35,197.90 with a loss of -0.27% percent or -96.90 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,456.80 with a loss of -0.33% percent or -14.60 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 15,092.70 with a loss of -0.36% percent or -54.20 point.

 

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 29,025.79 with a loss of –0.15% percent or –42.84  point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 245.71 up with +1.50% ercent or ++3.62 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 245.71 up with +1.50% percent or +3.62  point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 61,755.55  up up with +0.73% percent or +449.60  point at 12:15 PM.For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,234.03 up with +0.37% percent or +26.32   point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,727.52  up with +0.63% percent or +42.31     point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,587.36 up with +0.81% percent or +124.64  point.

 

 

MONDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

individual share price movement, embattled British e-commerce company THG saw its shares gain 3.7% on Monday morning after Sky News reported that founder Matthew Moulding will surrender his “founder’s share” in the company and move it to the premium segment of the London Stock Exchange in 2022.

 

 

FRIDAY ACTIVITY

For the day the Dow is trading at 34,326.46 up with +1.43%percent or +482.54 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,357.04 up with +1.15%percent or +49.50  point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 14,566.70  up with +0.82% percent or +118.12  point.

 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 2,265.65  with a loss of -0.37% percent or -8.52 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at  1,363.91 with a loss of –0.46% percent or ?6.34 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,748.28 up with +0.068% percent or +1.88 point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,053.52 up with +0.93% percent or +18.87 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,658.14  up with +0.61% percent or +16.19 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,512.94 up with +0.68% or +17.02 point.