US PRE MARKET
The S&P 500 Futures are trading at 2,441.00 for up with +0.12% percent or +3.00 point. Other U.S. stock futures are higher in pre-market trading for Wednesday, June 14. The Dow Futures are trading at 21,322.00 for up with +0.20% percent or +43.00 point . The Nasdaq Futures are trading at 5,774.12 for up with +0.26% percent or +14.87 point.
WEDNESDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Traders will be looking ahead to the second day of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting, in which it is largely expected to raise interest rates and announce its plans for the U.S. balance sheet. The announcement is due at 2 p.m. E.T.
U.S. market indexes were higher on Tuesday. For the day The S&P 500 closed at 2,440.35 for up with +0.45% percent or +10.96 point. the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 21,328.47 for up with +0.44% percent or + 92.80 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,220.37 for up with +0.73% percent or +44.90 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,428.5 for up with +0.10% percent or +1.3 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 866.07 for up with +0.43% percent or +3.71 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,769.34 for up with +0.59% percent or +10.34 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,074.64 for up with +0.37% percent or +3.93 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,446.99 for up with +0.49% percent or +7.02 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,352.99 for up with +0.49% percent or +6.58 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 21,328.47 for up with +0.44% percent or +92.80 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere,Japan’s Nikkei 225 are trading at 19,883.52 with a loss of –0.08% percent or –15.23 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng are trading at 25,875.90 for up with +0.09% percent or +23.80 point. China’s Shanghai Composite are trading at 3,130.67 with a loss of –0.73% percent or –23.07 point. India’s S&P BSE Sensex are trading at 31,155.91 for up with +0.17% percent or +52.42 point. In Europe, the FTSE 100 are trading at 7,542.21 for up with +0.56% percent or +41.77 point. Germany’s DAX are trading at 12,913.96 for up with +1.17% percent or +148.98 point. France’s CAC 40 are trading at 5,304.65 for up with +0.82% percent or +42.91point. The Stoxx Europe 600 are trading at 391.37 for up with +0.67% percent or +2.58 point.