Among the pre-trading on the IG trading platform, the Oslo Stock Exchange fell 0.37 percent just after kL. Tuesday 08.00.
Roger Berntsen, an analyst at Nordent, believes that the main index is opening at 0.7 percent, or within a period of time. [0,5, 0,9] percent.
In Japan, the Nikkei rose 1.08 percent, while the broader Topix rose 1.02 percent.
China’s Shanghai Composite Index is up 0.02 percent, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index is down 0.07 percent. South Korea’s Kospi index rose 0.29 percent.
In India, the Sensex Index is up 0.61 percent, the S&P/ASX 200 Index in Australia is up 0.44 percent, and the Straits Times Index in Singapore is up 0.62 percent.
Read the full update for Asia here.
Brent crude fell 0.29 percent to $78.74 a barrel on Tuesday morning, while West Texas Intermediate crude fell 0.20 percent to $75.77 a barrel.
By comparison, a barrel of North Sea oil was trading at $77.57 a barrel at the close of trading in Oslo on Monday.
There was a good mood on Wall Street on Monday, with all major indexes ending in the green.
The broad S&P rose 1.22 percent to 4783.61, while the industry-heavy Dow Jones rose 0.84 percent to 36251.19.
Today’s winner was the Nasdaq Technology Index, which rose 1.30 percent to 15,857.14.
Read the full US update here.
Oslo Stock Exchange
The Oslo Stock Exchange opened, but turned green throughout the day in line with oil prices. The main index closed at 1,200.30, up 0.41 percent, and shares were traded at a value of 3 billion Norwegian kroner.
Borr Drilling has entered into agreements with its largest creditors to defer the maturity of the debt amounting to 1.4 billion US dollars, equivalent to 12.4 billion Norwegian kroner. The news pushed the stock up 9.1 percent.
Today’s winner was Questerre Energy Corporation which ended up with 24.7 percent. Bergen Carbon Solutions shares jumped 17.7 percent. In the past week alone, the latter is up 63 percent. There is no news from any of the companies that contributed to the rise.
Read the full stock exchange update here.
This is happening today:
Japan: Unemployment rate in November, at 00.30
Japan: Industrial Production November, at 00.50
Sweden: November Trade Balance, at 09.30
USA: S&P CS Home Prices for October, at 15.00
USA: FHFA House Price Index October, at 15.00
USA: Richmond Fed-index Dec., kl. 16.00
USA: API oil stock numbers, at 22.30
Sources: Oslo Børs, TDN Direkt and Statistics Norway (SSB)
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