China shares finished lower for a 2nd session running Tuesday as tensions with the US weighed on the market, with financial and transport stocks lead the decline.
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.3% to 5,009.88, while the Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.2% to 3,410.18.
Japanese shares ended lower for the 3rd straight session Tuesday, as a month-long rally paused to refresh.
The Nikkei share average lost 0.30% to 26,467.08. The broader Topix shed 0.11% to 1,758.81.
Australian shares closed higher for a 6th session running Tuesday, lifted by data showing an improvement in business sentiment in the country and tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street.
The S&P/ASX 200 index rose 0.2% at 6,687.7, adding about 3% in the last 6 sessions.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index gained 0.5% to finish the session at 12,656.02.
Data as of 8 Dec 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:35am EST||153.85||-0.12||-0.08%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:36am EST||325.47||-1.26||-0.39%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||4:49am EST||1,555.56||+2.28||+0.15%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||26,467.08||-80.36||-0.30%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||26,304.56||-202.29||-0.76%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:14am EST||6,922.20||+13.30||+0.19%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:01am EST||2,700.93||-44.51||-1.62%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:58am EST||1,478.92||+29.09||+2.01%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||5,944.41||+13.65||+0.23%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||7 Dec 2020||7,203.67||+69.11||+0.97%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,410.18||-6.43||-0.19%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||5:05am EST||45,608.51||+181.54||+0.40%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||7 Dec 2020||1,631.70||+8.81||+0.54%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||7 Dec 2020||274.13||+0.79||+0.29%|
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