U.S. stock  higher in pre-market trading for,June 03.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 9,678.38 up with +0.32% percent or +30.63 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 25,884.00 up with +0.71% percent or +183.00 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,091.38 up with +0.47% percent or +14.38 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 22,613.76  up with +1.29% percent or +288.15  point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,276.63  up with 1.17% percent or +280.69  point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 2,923.37 up with +0.068% percent or +1.97 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 34,285.55 up with +1.36% percent or +460.02  point at 12:15 PM.Germany’s DAX is trading at 12,290.60 up with +2.24% percent or +269.32  point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 4,948.31 up with +1.84% percent or +89.34 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 364.17 up with +1.22% percent or +4.40 point.

Wednesday’s Factors and Events

Dow Jones futures are up despite the demonstrations in cities across the U.S. Dow futures are trading higher by over 100 points today while the gold price is off a few dollars, currently trading around $1,721. Speculators believe gold could skyrocket if the protests escalate to the point that Trump calls upon the full force of the military to crush any riots.

Tuesday Activity

For the day Nasdaq Composite is trading at 9,608.38 up with +0.59% percent or +56.33 point.the Dow is trading at 25,742.65 up with +1.05% percent or +267.63 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,080.82  up with +0.82% percent or +25.09 point. 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,418.21 up with +0.91% percent or +12.84 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 820.26 up with +1.14% percent or +9.26 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,800.62 up with +0.93% percent or +16.58 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,403.42 up with +0.75% percent or +10.47 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,795.25 up with +0.83% percent or +14.73 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,705.03 up with +0.82% or +13.89 point.