US PRE MARKET
The US Dollar Index are trading at 93.40 for up with +0.14% percent or +0.14% point. The cac 40 index are trading at 5,421.75 for up with +0.44% percent or +23.70 point . The DAX Index are trading at 13,150.04 for up with +0.68% percent or +88.17 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Index are trading at 3,609.26 for up with +0.54% percent or +19.35 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The U.S. dollar steadied on Thursday but was set for its biggest monthly drop since July as investors grew cautious about the outlook of the world’s biggest economy while the euro held near a two-month high before European inflation data.
Though third quarter economic growth in the U.S. was revised up to 3.3 percent on an annualized basis, market participants grew wary about the outlook for U.S. interest rates after next month’s much anticipated rate hike.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
U.S. market were higher on Wednesday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 23,940.68 for up with +0.44% percent or +103.97 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,626.07 with a loss of –0.04% percent or –0.97 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,824.39 with a loss of –1.27% percent or –87.97 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,542.30 for up with +0.38% percent or +5.86 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 944.10 with for up +0.68% percent or +6.33 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,888.90 for up with +0.46% percent or +8.64 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,158.25 with a loss of -0.03% percent or -0.32 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,557.70 with a loss of –0.01% percent or –0.20 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,455.90 with a losss of –0.05% percent or –0.66 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 23,940.68 for up with +0.44% percent or +103.97 point.