Hong Kong stocks gained Thursday, helped by energy firms. At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 219.48, or 0.77%, at 28,637.46. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index rose 0.32% to close at 10,756.37.
China stocks fell Thursday as healthcare firms declined following investors’ return after the Labour Day break.
The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.2% to 5,061.12, while the Shanghai Composite Index eased 0.2% to 3,441.28. The tech-heavy start-up board ChiNext fell 2.5%, while Shanghai’s STAR50 index slipped 0.9%.
Japanese shares gained Thursday to mark their biggest percentage gainer in 2 wks, as investors bought up cyclical shares following Wall Street gains.
The Nikkei share average advanced 1.8% to close at 29,331.37, while the broader TOPIX gained 1.54% to finish at 1,927.40. The market reopened on Thursday after 3 days of public holidays.
Australian shares fell Thursday, dragged down by a sell-off in tech shares
The S&P/ASX 200 index declined 0.5% to 7,061.70, after 3 sessions running of gainers. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 0.8% to finish the session at 12,751.67.
Data as of 6 May 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||7:49am EDT||168.93||+2.51||+1.51%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:44am EDT||346.82||+1.06||+0.31%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:29am EDT||1,762.40||+12.20||+0.70%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||29,331.37||+518.74||+1.80%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||28,637.46||+219.48||+0.77%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:48am EDT||7,306.00||-38.20||-0.52%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:03am EDT||3,178.74||+31.37||+1.00%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:57am EDT||1,571.91||+22.69||+1.46%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||5,970.24||-5.67||-0.09%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,282.78||-16.91||-0.27%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:00am EDT||3,441.28||-5.57||-0.16%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||8:06am EDT||48,949.76||+272.21||+0.56%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||5:04am EDT||1,578.33||+2.66||+0.17%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||5 May 2021||419.80||-3.37||-0.80%|
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