US PRE MARKET
The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,981.12 up with +0.31% percent or +9.12 point. Other U.S. stock futures higher in pre-market trading for September 06.The Dow Futures is trading at 26,787.50 up with +0.32% percent or +86.50 point. The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 7,873.75 up with +0.23% percent or +18.25 point.
FRIDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The dollar edged lower on Friday and was heading for its biggest weekly drop in a month as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would cut U.S. interest rates this month.
Traders bought the Australian dollar and other risky assets this week after the U.S. reported strong economic data and political tension eased, especially in the United Kingdom, where lawmakers moved to block Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s efforts to leave the European Union without a transition agreement.
For the day the Dow is trading at 26,728.15 up with +1.41% percent or +372.68 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,976.00 up with +1.30% percent or +38.22 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,116.83 up with +1.75% percent or +139.95 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,510.75 up with +1.75% percent or +25.99 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 932.40 up with +1.96% percent or +17.93 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,912.63 up with +1.68% percent or +31.69 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,315.51 up with +1.39% percent or +17.98 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,742.90 up with +1.32% percent or +22.78 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,645.32 up with +1.30% or +21.04 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,199.57 up with +0.54% percent or +113.63 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,651.93 up with +0.51% percent or +134.03 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,999.60 up with +0.46% percent or +13.74 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 36,934.57 up with +0.79% percent or +290.15 point at 12:15 PM.The FTSE 100 is trading at 7,271.80 up with +0.0087% percent or +0.63 point. Germany’s DAX is trading at 12,178.28 up with +0.42% percent or +51.50 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,592.55 with a loss of –0.011% percent or –0.63 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 386.19 up with +0.07% percent or +0.34 point.