China stocks closed lower Friday, but the indexes posted monthly gains on strength in consumer discretionary and banking shares.
The blue-chip CSI300 index ended 1.6% lower to 4,695.33, the Shanghai Composite Index shed 1.5% to 3,224.53. On the month, CSI300 was up 2.4%, while SSEC inched up 0.2%.
The tech-heavy start-up board ChiNext slipped 1.6%, while the STAR50 index retreated 1.3% on Friday. They climbed 3.2% and lost 1.8%, respectively, in October.
Australian shares ended lower Friday to post their worst week since April.
The S&P/ASX 200 index .AXJO ended 0.6% lower to 5,927.60, New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index .NZ50 slid 1% to 12,084.47. The benchmark lost 1% on the week.
Data as of 30 October 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:36am EDT||138.42||-2.76||-1.95%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:37am EDT||315.54||-7.13||-2.21%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:00am EDT||1,348.46||-1.97||-0.15%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||22,977.13||-354.81||-1.52%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:09am EDT||24,107.42||-479.18||-1.95%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:14am EDT||6,133.20||-34.80||-0.56%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:03am EDT||2,267.15||-59.52||-2.56%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:58am EDT||1,194.95||-6.69||-0.56%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||27 Oct 2020||5,128.23||-15.82||-0.31%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,324.00||+74.61||+1.19%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,224.53||-48.19||-1.47%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:16am EDT||39,614.07||-135.78||-0.34%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||29 Oct 2020||1,466.89||-28.31||-1.89%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||29 Oct 2020||247.71||+1.41||+0.57%|
Have a healthy weekend, Keep the Faith!