China’s composite stock index finished lower Friday, while the blue-chip average finished higher, as investors locked in profits in other Asian markets after a recent rally.
The blue-chip CSI300 index was +0.1% at 5,569.78, while the Shanghai Composite Index was off 0.4% to 3,606.75.
On the wk the indexes rose 2.1% and 1.1%, respectively.
The tech-heavy start-up board ChiNext spiked 2.3%, and the STAR50 index gained 0.3%.
Japanese shares faded from a 30-yr high Friday, as investors refrained from placing big bets ahead of the corporate earnings season while some locked in profit after a recent rally.
Nikkei share average ended 0.44% lower to 28,631.45, the broader Topix closed -0.21% to 1,856.64.
Australian shares eased a bit after 3 straight sessions of gainers Friday finishing the wk 1.3% higher as investor confidence improved.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 1.7% to finish at 13,333.43 and was +1.7% on the week.
Data as of 22 January 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:39am EST||162.40||-0.30||-0.18%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:40am EST||365.51||-4.56||-1.23%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||5:03am EST||1,666.22||-21.80||-1.29%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||28,631.45||-125.41||-0.44%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:09am EST||29,447.85||-479.91||-1.60%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:07am EST||7,078.90||-28.20||-0.40%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||3,140.63||-20.21||-0.64%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:48am EST||1,497.88||-15.63||-1.03%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||6,307.13||-106.76||-1.66%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||21 Jan 2021||7,045.83||-94.46||-1.32%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,606.75||-14.51||-0.40%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||5:18am EST||48,878.54||-746.22||-1.50%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||21 Jan 2021||1,596.74||+1.94||+0.12%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||20 Jan 2021||370.98||+9.69||+2.68%|
Have a healthy weekend, Keep the Faith!