China stocks ended lower Tuesday, weighed by losses in healthcare stocks and more bond defaults hit sentiment.
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.2%, to 4,894.79, while the Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.2% to 3,339.90 pts
Japan’s Nikkei share average closed at a 29-yr high Tuesday as investors cheered news of another potential coronavirus vaccine that re-ignited hopes of a swift global recovery.
The Nikkei share average rose 0.42% at 26,014.62, its highest close since May 1991. The broader Topix added 0.15% at 1,734.39
Australian shares rose Tuesday on positive news from another coronavirus vaccine trial, and equity market operations resumed without incident after a software glitch forced the exchange operator to halt trade in the prior session.
The S&P/ASX 200 index was up 0.23% at 6,484.3 pts by 2315 GMT. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.4% to hit a fresh high at 12,801.43 pts.
Data as of 17 November 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:45am EST||151.89||+0.23||+0.15%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:45am EST||325.37||-2.27||-0.69%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||6:29am EST||1,474.77||+11.22||+0.77%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||26,014.62||+107.69||+0.42%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||26,415.09||+33.42||+0.13%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:03am EST||6,697.80||+10.80||+0.16%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||2,539.15||-3.88||-0.15%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:47am EST||1,349.81||-1.25||-0.09%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||5,529.94||+35.07||+0.64%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||16 Nov 2020||6,959.14||+41.09||+0.59%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,339.90||-7.07||-0.21%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:07am EST||43,952.71||+314.73||+0.72%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||16 Nov 2020||1,610.15||+10.49||+0.66%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||16 Nov 2020||266.66||+4.79||+1.83%|
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