China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite Index ended at its lowest close since late July as investors sold off sectors seen as over-valued, and as the reported possible blacklisting of China’s largest chip maker by the United States hit tech firms.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was down 1.87% to 3,292.59, the lowest closing mark for the index since 30 July. It was the 4th straight day of losses for the Shanghai index, and its steepest 1-day drop since 24 July 24. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 2.11%.
Japan’s Nikkei share average dipped Monday following a drop on Wall Street
The Nikkei dropped 0.50% to 23,089.95, while the broader Topix shed 0.42% to 1,609.74, with both the indexes falling from their 6-month highs marked last Thursday.
Australian shares finished higher Monday on prospects of 1st batches of a C-19 vaccine by early next year outweighed the extension of virus-driven lockdowns in Melbourne.
The S&P/ASX 200 index rose 0.3% to 5,944.8 at the close. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.3% to finish the session at 11,859.45.
Data as of 7 Sepember 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:35am EDT||141.22||-0.64||-0.45%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:36am EDT||309.83||-3.40||-1.09%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||8:15am EDT||1,313.26||-0.18||-0.01%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||23,089.95||-115.48||-0.50%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||24,589.65||-105.80||-0.43%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||3:01am EDT||6,129.90||—||–%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:01am EDT||2,384.22||—||–%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||3 Sep 2020||1,311.95||-3.93||-0.30%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||5,230.20||-9.65||-0.18%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||5,935.85||+150.76||+2.61%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,292.59||-62.78||-1.87%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||8:24am EDT||38,417.23||+60.05||+0.16%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||5:04am EDT||1,516.38||+0.52||+0.03%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||6 Sep 2020||231.41||-3.38||-1.44%|
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