Dollar Index Update : 08 Dec 2021

 

The U.S.Dollar Index  is trading at 96.21 with a loss of -0.16% percent or -0.16 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 35,774.20 up with +0.15% percent or +54.80 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,696.70 up with +0.21% percent or +9.90 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 16,372.00 with +0.28% percent or +46.30 point.

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

The Australian dollar hit its strongest level in a week on Wednesday amid a pick-up in risk appetite on signs omicron may be less severe than other Covid-19 variants, but still vulnerable to existing vaccines.

 

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

For the day the Dow is trading at 35,227.03 up with +1.87%percent or +646.95  point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,591.67  up with +1.17% percent or +53.24  point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 15,225.15 up with +0.93% percent or +139.68  point.

 

WORLD MARKETS

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at  2,253.79  with 2.05% percent or +50.31 point. the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,394.02  up with +1.45% percent or +19.86 point. the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,802.06  up with 1.67% percent or +46.16   point. the S&P 100 Index closed at 2,164.10 up with +2.08% percent or +44.09 point.the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,750.23 up with +2.14% percent or +57.72 point. the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,606.95 up with 2.13% or +54.49  point.