U.S. stock lower in pre-market trading for,August 06.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 11,079.00 with a loss of -0.11% percent or -12.75 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 27,034.50 with a loss of -0.08% percent or -20.50 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,312.88 with a loss of -0.09% percent or -3.12 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 22,418.15 with a loss of –0.43% percent or –96.70 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,842.12 with a loss of –1.04% percent or –260.42 point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 3,384.55 up with +0.21% percent or +6.99 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 37,895.33 up with +0.62% percent or +232.00  point at 12:15 PM.Germany’s DAX is trading at 12,554.44 with a loss of –0.84% percent or -105.81 point. France’s CAC 40 is trading at 4,873.81 with a loss of –1.21% percent or –59.53 point. The Stoxx Europe 600 is trading at 361.62 with a loss of -0.97% percent or –3.54 point.

Thursday’s Factors and Events

The sales come one week after Bezos testified before the House Antitrust Subcommittee, which is concerned about the growing power of large tech companies, alongside Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google parent Alphabet.

Last week, Amazon also reported its second-quarter results, blowing away analyst expectations after the coronavirus pandemic fueled online shopping.

Wednesday Activity

For the day The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 10,998.40 up with +0.52% percent or +57.23 point.the Dow is trading at 27,201.52 up with +1.39% percent or +373.05 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,327.77 up with +0.64% percent or +21.26 point. 

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,546.24 up with +1.91% percent or +29.02 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 900.61 up with +2.21% percent or +19.47  point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,920.53 up with +1.39% percent or +26.33 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,535.42 up with 0.73% percent or +11.06  point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,948.25 up with +0.75% percent or +14.53 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,849.84 up with +0.68% or +12.53 point.