FTSE Futures Update : 02 Dec 2021

The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 7,093.80 with a loss of -1.05% percent or -75.20 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 6,724.50 up with +0.13% percent or +8.50 point. The DAX Futures is trading at 15,288.00 with +0.75% or +114.50 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures trading at 4,125.00 up with +1.18% percent or +48.00 point.

 

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

AJ Bell financial analyst Danni Hewson said: “The volatility that’s marked the last few days hasn’t gone away but today’s action has at least been positive pretty much across the board. Investors have likely grabbed onto the comments from a WHO official that Omicron is in most cases mild and that there’s no evidence that vaccine efficacy should be reduced.

 

 

YESTERDAY ACTIVITY

For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,168.68 up with +1.55% percent or +109.23 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 6,881.87 up with +2.39% percent or +160.71  point.Germany’s DAX closed at 15,472.67 with  2.47% percent or +372.54 point.

 

 

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 34,022.04 with a loss of  –1.34%percent or –461.68 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,513.04 with a loss of –1.18% percent or –53.96   point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 15,254.05 with a loss of –1.83% percent or –283.64    point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 27,806.94 with a loss of –0.46% percent or  128.68 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 23,759.52 up with +0.43% ercent or +100.60  point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,580.98 up with +0.11% percent or +4.10 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 58,213.14 up with 0.92 percent or +528.35.28 point at 12:15 PM.