FTSE Futures Update : 01 Dec 2021

The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 7,124.00 with +0.63% percent or +44.50 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 6,731.00 with a loss of -0.54% percent or -36.50 point. The DAX Futures is trading at 15,234.00 with +0.74% or +112.00 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures trading at 4,099.00 up with +0.76% percent or +31.00 point.

 

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

European shares were unable to hold onto the previous day’s timid bounce after the head of drug company Moderna said existing Covid vaccines may struggle to combat the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

 

YESTERDAY ACTIVITY

For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,059.45 with a loss of –0.71% percent or ?50.50 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,721.16 with a loss of –0.81% percent or ?55.09  point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,100.13 with  a loss of –1.18% percent or ?180.73 point.

 

 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 34,483.72 with a loss of  –1.86%percent or ?652.22 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,567.00 with a loss of –1.90% percent or ?88.27   point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 15,537.69 with a loss of –1.55% percent or ?245.14    point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,979.81 with 0.57% percent or  +158.05 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 23,726.96 up with +1.07% ercent or +251.70  point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,567.03 up with +0.088% percent or +3.14 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 57,768.15 up with +1.23% percent or +703.28 point at 12:15 PM.