US PRE MARKET
The S&P 500 Futures are trading at 1,399.43 for up with +0.43% percent or +10.50 point. Other U.S. stock futures are lower in pre-market trading for Monday, September 11. The Dow Futures are trading at 21,884.50 for up with +0.49% percent or +108.00 point. The Nasdaq Futures are trading at 5,962.76 for up with +0.65% percent or +38.26 point.
MONDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
U.S. government debt yields were higher on Monday, as damage from Hurricane Irma proved less than feared. Investors are also gearing up for an auction by the U.S. Treasury Department.
The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note sat sharply higher at around 2.097 percent at 7:54 a.m. ET, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was up at 2.711 percent. Bond yields move inversely to prices.
Looking to commodities, oil prices fluctuated gains on Monday, as investors remained on edge about the impact Hurricane Irma could have on the sector.
U.S. market were mixed on Friday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 21,797.79 for up with +0.06% percent or +13.01 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,461.43 with a loss of –0.15% percent or –3.67 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,360.19 with a loss of –0.59% percent or –37.68 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,399.43 for up with +0.05% percent or +0.76 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 838.92 for up with +0.18% percent or +1.51 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,719.09 for up with +0.32% percent or +5.51 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,086.98 with a loss of –0.31% percent or –3.43 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,455.25 with a loss of –0.11% percent or –1.58 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,363.43 with a loss of –0.12% percent or –1.66 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 21,797.79 for up with +0.06% percent or +13.01 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, Japan’s Nikkei 225 are trading at 19,545.77 for up with +1.41% percent or +270.95 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng are trading at 27,940.34 for up with +0.98% percent or +271.87 point. China’s Shanghai Composite are trading at 3,372.11 for up with +0.20% percent or +6.87 point. India’s S&P BSE Sensex are trading at 31,901.55 for up with +0.68% percent or +214.03 point at 12:15 PM. In Europe, The FTSE 100 are trading at 7,405.36 for up with +0.37% percent or +27.59 point. Germany’s DAX are trading at 12,428.88 for up with 1.02% percent or +124.90 point. France’s CAC 40 are trading at 5,165.14 for up with +1.01% percent or +51.66 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 are trading at 378.89 for up with +0.91% percent or +3.40 point.