Australian shares fell for a 3rd session running Thursday, with miners and tech stocks leading losses.
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed 0.9% lower to close at 6,982.7. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index dropped 1.1% to finish at 12,428.12, extending losses into the 7th session running.
Japanese shares also fell Thursday, with the Nikkei average hitting a 4-month low.
The Nikkei dropped 2.49% to 27,448.01, and the broader TOPIX shed 1.54% to 1,849.04, touching a 3-month low.
China and Hong Kong stocks fell Thursday, after the former’s latest bank lending data missed forecasts.
The CSI300 index fell 0.8% to 5,003.72 at the end of the morning session, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.7% to 3,437.14 and the Hang Seng index dropped 0.9% to 27,970.78, while the Hong Kong China Enterprises Index lost 1.2% to 10,434.23.
Data as of 13 May 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:59am EDT||162.12||-2.56||-1.55%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||3:31am EDT||334.96||-6.57||-1.92%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||3:31am EDT||1,767.37||+0.00||+0.00%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||27,448.01||-699.50||-2.49%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:47am EDT||27,777.44||-453.60||-1.61%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||3:05am EDT||7,209.00||-72.10||-0.99%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||2:33am EDT||3,122.11||-39.55||-1.25%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||3:45am EDT||1,550.57||-21.28||-1.35%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||11 May 2021||5,938.35||-37.44||-0.63%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12 May 2021||6,236.40||-90.43||-1.43%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:31am EDT||3,429.54||-33.22||-0.96%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||12 May 2021||48,690.80||-471.01||-0.96%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||12 May 2021||1,582.52||+4.88||+0.31%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||11 May 2021||424.75||+7.35||+1.76%|
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