Apart from global cues and the Covid-19 trends, investors will also eye stock-specific developments, Rupee’s trajectory and oil price movement in today’s session.
Overnight, the Dow Jones fell 1.9 per cent, the S&P 500 lost 2.37 per cent and the Nasdaq dropped 3 per cent after data showed business activity slowed in September.
Asian stocks opened lower on Thursday. Australia’s ASX 200 lost nearly 1 per cent and Japan’s Nikkei dipped 0.6 per cent. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index dropped 1.3 per cent.
In commodities, Brent crude was trading at $41.48 per barrel.