MARKET LIVE: SGX Nifty signals a soft start to trade, down 23 points
Asia-Pacific markets, too, imitated the positive cues from the US markets and edged higher on Monday morning. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 1.09 per cent and South Korea’s Kospi was up 0.2 per cent.
Back home, macro data and corporate earnings season will steer the markets this week. That apart, among individual stocks, HDFC and HDFC Bank will be in focus after both stock exchanges approved their proposed merger.