The U.S.Dollar Index  is trading at 92.80 with a loss of -0.27% percent or -0.25 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 28,051.00 up with +0.65% percent or +180.00 point. The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,395.62 up with +0.69%percent or +23.42 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 11,373.40 up with +0.95% percent or +106.88 point.


“The ECB is this week’s biggest event by far and there is a lot at stake,” said Masaru Ishibashi, joint general manager of trading at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp.

“Most recently, the ECB downplayed inflation, but I want to see how Lagarde will approach this in her press conference. This will determine which way the euro goes.”


For the day the Dow is trading at 27,534.58 with a loss of – percent or  ?405.89 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,339.19 with a loss of – percent or –59.77 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 10,919.59 with a loss of percent or –221.97 point.

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,536.97 up with 2.65% percent or +39.70 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 877.10 up with + percent or +15.17 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,891.25 with + percent or +36.38 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,567.06 with  percent or +17.14 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,977.22  with percent or +30.24 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,879.69 with +or +27.58 point.