Asia-Pacific and EU Stocks Follow US Markets North

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China stocks finished higher, with the blue-chip index posting its best day in 6 wks, led by gainers in new energy vehicles firms, while strong foreign inflows also helped investor sentiment.

The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 2.4% at 5,087.02 Monday, the Shanghai Composite Index climbed 1.5% to close at 3,477.55.

Japan’s TOPIX closed lower Monday, the Nikkei ended flat to little changed.

The broader TOPIX slipped 0.22% to 1,956.56, while the Nikkei 225 Index ended 0.01% higher at 29,685.37.

Australian shares finished flat Monday. The S&P/ASX 200 index closed little changed at 7,065.6. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index was up 0.7% at 12,767.83.

Asia-Pacific Indexes

Data as of 19 Apr 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.

SymbIndexTimeLastChgChg %
.TRXFLDJPPThomson Reuters Equity Japan Index3:37am EDT171.32-0.39-0.23%
.TRXFLDHKPThomson Reuters Equity HK Index4:09am EDT353.98+1.42+0.40%
.TRXFLDINPThomson Reuters Equity India Index4:09am EDT1,698.21-34.07-1.97%
.N225Nikkei Stock Average 2252:15am EDT29,685.37+2.00+0.01%
.HSIHang Seng Index4:08am EDT29,106.15+136.44+0.47%
.AORDASX All Ordinaries Index3:18am EDT7,328.00+2.20+0.03%
.KS11KOSPI Index2:32am EDT3,198.84+0.22+0.01%
.SETISET Composite Index4:26am EDT1,571.31+22.35+1.44%
.JKSEJakarta Composite4:14am EDT6,052.54-33.72-0.55%
.PSIPSE Composite Index12:50am EDT6,459.76-35.05-0.54%
.SSECShanghai Composite Index3:59am EDT3,477.55+50.93+1.49%
.BSESNS&P BSE Sensex4:26am EDT47,804.73-1,027.30-2.10%
.FTFBMKLCIFTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI4:26am EDT1,601.35-7.03-0.44%
.HNX30HNX 30 Index15 Apr 2021440.43-3.39-0.76%

Have a healthy week, Keep the Faith!