U.S. stock futures lower in pre-market trading for,November 29.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 8,434.25 with a loss of -0.24% percent or -20.50 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 28,099.00 with a loss of  -0.17% percent or -49.00 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,147.38   with a loss of -0.20% percent or -6.37 point.

In overnight trading in the Eastern Hemisphere,In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,293.91 with a loss of –0.49% percent or –115.23 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,355.16  with a loss of –1.99% percent or –536.04 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,871.98 with a loss of –0.61% percent or –17.71 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 40,756.34   with a loss of –0.91% percent or – 373.83  point at 12:15 PM.Germany’s DAX is trading at 13,247.00 up with +0.011% percent or +1.42 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 5,922.33 up with +0.16% percent or +9.62 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 409.19   up with -0.01% percent or -0.09  point.

Friday’s Factors and Events

U.S. stock futures indicated modest losses for Wall Street on Friday. Those markets were shut for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, and will see a shortened day of trade on Friday. U.S. stocks closed modestly higher on Wednesday, but at fresh records.

Friday also brought weaker production data out of South Korea and Japan, a signal to some that the U.S.-China trade dispute was having a detrimental effect on the global economy.

Thursday Activity

For the day The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 8,705.18 up with +0.66% percent or +57.24 point.the Dow is trading at 28,164.00 up with +0.35% percent or +97.53 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,153.63 up with +0.42% percent or +13.11 point. 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,634.10 up with +0.61% percent or +9.87 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 999.99 up with +0.44% percent or +4.42 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,030.78 up with +0.63% percent or +12.76   point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,404.15 up with  +0.46% percent or +6.39 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,850.22 up  with +0.44% percent or +8.04 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,744.38 up with +0.42%  or +7.37  point.