The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,892.38  with a loss of  -0.12% percent or -3.62 point. Other U.S. stock futures lower in pre-market trading for  April 08.The Dow Futures is trading at 26,317.00  with a loss of -0.29% percent or -77.00 point. The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 7,594.88 with a loss of -0.12%  percent or -9.37 point.


the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note, which moves inversely to price, was lower at around 2.4917 percent, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was also lower at 2.8993 percent.

On the data front, factory orders for February will be published at around 10:00 a.m. ET.

The U.S. Treasury is set to auction $42 billion in 13-week bills and $36 billion in 26-week bills.

Meanwhile, oil prices rose to their highest level since November 2018 on Monday. The upswing in crude futures comes amid OPEC’s ongoing supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela.


For the day the Dow is trading at 26,424.99 up with +0.15% percent or +40.36 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,892.74 up with +0.46% percent or +13.35 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,938.69  up with +0.59% percent or +46.91 point.

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,582.56 up with +0.96% percent or +15.06 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 966.15 up with +0.89% percent or +8.50 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,948.91 up with +0.73% percent or +14.12 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,275.54 up with +0.33% percent or +4.14 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,706.28  up with +0.52% percent or +8.85 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,602.88  up with +0.49% or +7.78 point.

In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,761.65  with a loss of -0.21% percent or -45.85 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 30,052.17 up with +0.39% percent or +115.85 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,242.07  with a loss of -0.14% percent or ?4.50 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 38,779.57   with a loss of  -0.21% percent or -82.66 point at 12:15 PM.The FTSE 100 is trading at 7,455.01  up with  +0.11% percent or +8.14 point. Germany’s DAX is trading at 11,985.78  with  a loss of -0.20% percent or  – 23.97 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,485.19 up with +0.16% percent or +8.99 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 388.40  up with +0.04% percent or +0.17 point.