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Australian shares ended 4 straight sessions of losses to close slightly higher Wednesday as gold miners gained and technology stocks rose following Afterpay’s strong earnings.
The S&P/ASX 200 index .AXJO ended 0.1% higher at 6,057.7. In New Zealand, the benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index .NZ50 closed higher at 12,264.5.
Japanese shares fell Wednesday, pulled down by worries that surging coronavirus cases in Europe and the US could further damage an already-battered global economy.
The benchmark Nikkei share average fell 0.32% to 23,410.75, the broader Topix lost 0.61% to 1,607.61.
China stocks rose Wednesday, led by gains in consumer and healthcare companies, as sentiment was lifted by hopes of a speedy economic recovery from the COVID-19 chaos.
At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.16% at 3,259.60 points.
The blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.55%. The consumer staples sector jumped 2.55% and the healthcare sub-index gained 0.84%.
The smaller Shenzhen index was up 0.3%. The start-up board ChiNext Composite index rose 0.51% and Shanghai’s tech-focused STAR50 index jumped 1.21%.
Data as of 28 October 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||7:36am EDT||141.31||-0.46||-0.32%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:36am EDT||322.94||+2.53||+0.79%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:29am EDT||1,354.73||-16.03||-1.17%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||23,418.51||-67.29||-0.29%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||24,708.80||-78.39||-0.32%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:12am EDT||6,261.80||+14.60||+0.23%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:01am EDT||2,345.26||+14.42||+0.62%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:46am EDT||1,207.94||-1.01||-0.08%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||27 Oct 2020||5,128.23||-15.82||-0.31%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,377.79||-37.29||-0.58%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,269.24||+14.92||+0.46%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:56am EDT||39,922.46||-599.64||-1.48%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||27 Oct 2020||1,495.20||-5.15||-0.34%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||27 Oct 2020||246.47||-6.72||-2.65%|
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