The DAX Futures is trading at 12,554.00 with a loss of -0.83% percent or -104.50 point . The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 7,678.00 with a loss of -0.58% percent or -45.00 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 5,458.70 with a loss of -0.79% percent or -43.54 point . The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures is trading at 3,462.00 with a loss of -0.80% percent or -28.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The German trade surplus fell slightly to EUR 21.8 billion in June 2018 from EUR 22.1 billion in the same month a year earlier, as imports jumped 10.2 percent to an all-time high while exports rose at a softer 7.8 percent.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
For the day the Dow is trading at 25,509.23 with a loss of -0.29% percent or -74.52 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,853.58 with a loss of -0.14% percent or -4.12 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,891.78 up with +0.044% percent or +3.46 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,298.08 with a loss of -1.33% percent or -300.31 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,397.71 with a loss of -0.73% percent or -209.59 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 2,795.31 up with +0.033% percent or +0.93 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 37,957.63 with a loss of -0.18% percent or -66.74 point at 12:15 PM.