The SgxNifty Future is trading at 14,510.80 up with +0.95% percent or +135.85 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 28,118.00 with a loss of-+0.73% percent or -207.00 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 27,956.00 up with +0.37% percent or +102.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Equity indices continued to march higher on Monday tracking gains in IT stocks and massive foreign fund inflow. The benchmark BSE sensex jumped 487 points or 1 per cent to hit fresh record closing of 49,269; while the broader NSE Nifty moved 138 points or 0.96 per cent higher to settle at 14,485.
Top gainers in the 30-share BSE pack included HCL Tech, Infosys, HDFC, Bajaj Auto, Maruti and Tech Mahindra with their shares rising as much as 5.93 per cent. On the NSE platform, sub-indices Nifty IT and Nifty Auto outperformed the index by gaining as much as 3.31 per cent.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 31,097.97 up with percent or +56.84 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,824.68 up with + percent or +20.89 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 13,201.98 up with + percent or +134.50 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 28,139.03 up with +percent or +648.90 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,908.22 up with +percent or +30.00 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,531.50 with a loss of – percent or –38.61 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 49,269.32 up with +percent or +486.81 point at 12:15 PM.