US PRE MARKET
The S&P 500 Futures are trading at 25,295.00 with a loss of -0.31% percent or -78.00 point. Other U.S. stock futures are lower in pre-market trading for Tuesday, January 10. The Dow Futures are trading at 6,658.75 with a loss of -0.42% percent or -28.25 point. The Nasdaq Futures are trading at 6,653.00 with a loss of -0.51% percent or –34.00 point.
WEDNESDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Wednesday, as investors geared up for key data and speeches by members of the U.S. central bank.
The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note was slightly lower at around 2.544 percent at 4:55 a.m. ET, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was slightly higher at 2.894 percent. Bond yields move inversely to prices.
The benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury yield rose to its highest level since March on Tuesday, surpassing 2.5 percent. Many well-known investors have warned that this could be signalling a new era for fixed income.
U.S. market were higher on Tuesday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 25,385.80 for up with +0.41% percent or +102.80 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,751.29 for up with +0.13% percent or +3.58 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 7,163.58 for up with +0.09% percent or +6.19 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,560.10 with a loss of -0.11% percent or -1.71 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 949.60 with a loss of -0.06% percent or -0.59 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,942.50 with a loss of -0.19% percent or -3.61 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,218.12 for up with +0.17% percent or +2.02 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,625.92 for up with +0.10% percent or +1.57 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,523.57 for up with +0.11% percent or +1.73 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 25,385.80 for up with +0.41% percent or +102.80 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, Japan’s Nikkei 225 are trading at 23,788.20 with a loss of -0.26% percent or -61.79 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng are trading at 31,073.72 for up with +0.20% percent or +62.31 point. China’s Shanghai Composite are trading at 3,421.83 for up with +0.23% percent or +7.93 point. India’s BSE Sensex are trading at 34,366.42 with a loss of -0.22% percent or +76.77 point at 12:15 PM.The FTSE 100 are trading at 7,723.22 with a loss of -0.10% percent or -7.80 point. Germany’s DAX are trading at 13,292.44 with a loss of -0.70% percent or -93.15 point. France’s CAC 40 are trading at 5,510.10 with a loss of -0.25% percent or -13.84 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 are trading at 398.76 with a loss of -0.34% percent or -1.41 point.