US PRE MARKET
The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,125.88 with a loss of -0.28% percent or -8.62 point. Other U.S. stock futures lower in pre-market trading for Dec 10.The Dow Futures is trading at 27,817.50 with a loss of -0.30% percent or -84.50 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 8,328.50 with a loss of -0.33% percent or -27.50 point.
TUESDAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Markets have been sanguine about Europe this year, with the Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.80% up more than 20% so far. But this may not last, whenever investors realize how vulnerable the eurozone economy remains to a serious financial shock. For now the European agenda, Bank of America analysts note, has “lots of boxes but no ticks.”
For the day the Dow is trading at 27,909.60 with a loss of –0.38% percent or –105.46 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,135.96 with a loss of –0.91% percent or –9.95 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,621.83 with a loss of –0.40% percent or –34.70 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,629.62 with a loss of -0.26% percent or –4.22 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 999.06 with a loss of –0.31% percent or −3.07+14.12 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,013.48 with a loss of –0.42% percent or -8.50 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,398.34 with a loss of –0.28% percent or −3.97 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,838.57 with a loss of –0.32% percent or -5.87 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,732.96 with a loss of –0.32% or -5.61 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere,In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,410.19 with a loss of –0.088% percent or –20.51 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,456.59 with a loss of –0.14% percent or –38.14 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,917.45 up with +0.10% percent or +2.97 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 40,327.09 with a loss of –0.40% percent or –0.40% point at 12:15 PM.Germany’s DAX is trading at 12,952.67 with a loss of –1.15% percent or –150.29 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,803.77 with a loss of –0.57% percent or –33.48 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 403.15 with a loss of -0.80% percent or –3.24 point.