U.S. stock futures lower in pre-market trading for , January 29.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 6,693.50 with a loss of -0.12% percent or -8.25 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 24,475.00 up with +0.01% percent or +2.00 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,641.38 with a loss of -0.02% percent or -0.62 point.
In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 20,664.64 up with +0.076% percent or +15.64 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 27,506.28 with a loss of -0.26% percent or -70.68 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,594.25 with a loss of -0.10% percent or -2.72 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,595.18 with a loss of -0.17% percent or -61.52 point at 12:15 PM.The FTSE 100 is trading at 6,838.30 UP with +1.35% percent or +91.20 point. Germany’s DAX is trading at 11,224.87 up with +0.13% percent or +14.56 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 4,919.56 up with +0.63% percent or +30.99 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 356.97 up with +0.73% percent or +2.51 point.
Tuesday’s Factors and Events
The fixed-income moves came after fresh data out on Monday showed Chinese December exports and imports dropping unexpectedly. These figures deepened concerns of a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy.
At the same time, the divisions between Democrats and Republicans over a border wall continue, meaning there is no end in sight for the re-opening of the U.S. government. The longest ever shutdown in U.S. history is among the top worries for money managers.
For the dayThe Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,085.68 with a loss of -1.11% percent or -79.18 point.the Dow is trading at 24,528.22 with a loss of -0.84% percent or -208.98 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,643.85 with a loss of -0.78% percent or -20.91 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,473.54 with a loss of -0.63% percent or -9.32 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 917.07 with a loss of -0.64%percent or -5.91 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,816.06 with a loss of -0.14% percent or -0.14% point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,164.44 with a loss of -0.99%percent or -11.67 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,561.95 with a loss of -0.72%percent or -11.36 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,465.38 with a loss of -0.73% percent or -10.77 point.