The DAX Futures is trading at 13,891.00 with a loss of 13,891.00 or -63.20 point.The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 6,732.50 with a loss of -0.28% percent or -19.00 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 5,681.14 up with + percent or +18.47 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures trading at 3,605.00 with a loss of -0.66% percent or -24.00 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
Germany’s government posted a deficit of EUR 158.2 billion, or 4.8 percent of GDP, in 2020, amid efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 and support businesses and households hit by the pandemic, a preliminary estimate showed. It was the first gap since 2011 and the second-highest deficit since German unification, only exceeded by the record deficit of 1995. The federal government had the largest share of the funding deficit (EUR 98.3 billion), followed by the federal states (EUR 26.1 billion), social security (EUR 31.8 billion) and the municipalities (EUR 2.0 billion).
For the day Germany’s DAX closed at 13,988.70 with +percent or +48.99 point.the FTSE 100 closed at 6,801.96 up with +percent or +56.44 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 5,681.14 up with + percent or +18.47 point.
For the day the Dow is trading at 30,991.52 with a loss of –percent or ?68.95 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,795.54 with a loss of – percent or ?14.30 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 13,112.64 with a loss of – percent or ?16.31 point.
In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 28,562.13 with a loss of percent or ?136.13 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 28,381.66 with a loss of –percent or ?115.20 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 28,379.48 with a loss of – percent or –99.54 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 49,101.39 with a loss of –percent or ?482.77 point at 12:15 PM.