Indian markets are likely to open flat tracking the SGX Nifty Asian markets.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.3% to finish at 20663 led lower by shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and DuPont. The SP 500 index closed down 0.2% at 2363 with financial and telecom stocks weighing on the index.
The UK markets dropped for a second session on Friday weighed by declining miners on the back of a slump in metals prices and political uncertainty in South Africa. The FTSE 100 index ended down 0.6% at 7323 turning 0.2% lower for the week.
In India benchmark index Sensex slipped 27 points on Friday to end at 29621 on the last trading day of 201617 but scored a gain of over 16% for the full fiscal. The broader 50share index Nifty ended flat at 9174 points. The Sensex gained 16.88% while the Nifty soared 18.55% in FY17.

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