FTSE Futures Update : 20 Oct 2021

The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 7,203.00  up with +0.03% percent or +2.50 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 6,654.50  up with -0.20% percent or -13.50 point. The DAX Futures is trading at 15,481.00 with  a loss of -0.06%  or -10.00 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures trading at 4,148.00 with a loss of  -0.19% percent or -8.00 point.

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

London stocks were just above the waterline at the close on Today, amid worries about rate hikes and as investors kept their wallets closed ahead of key US earnings.

The FTSE 100 ended the session up 0.19% at 7,217.53, and the FTSE 250 was 0.37% firmer at 23,054.09.

 

YESTERDAY ACTIVITY

For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,217.53 up with +0.19% percent or +13.70    point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,669.85  with a loss of 0.049% percent or –3.25     point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,515.83 with 0.27% percent or +41.36  point.

 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 35,457.31 up with +0.56%percent or +198.70 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,519.63 up with +0.74% percent or +33.17  point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 15,129.09 up with +0.71% percent or +107.28    point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 29,266.36 up with +0.17% percent or +50.84  point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,108.18 up with +1.24% ercent or +320.97 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,588.06 with a loss of –0.14% percent or 5.09   point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 61,487.67  with a loss of –0.37% percent or –228.38  point at 12:15 PM.