China shares rose Friday as consumer firms rallied on buying from overseas investors. At the midday break, China’s blue-chip CSI300 index was up 1.95%. The Shanghai Composite index was up 1.37% at 3,409.77.
Japanese shares closed higher on Friday, with SoftBank leading the gains on the Nikkei index. The Nikkei share average ended 1.56% higher at 29,176.70, while the broader TOPIX advanced 1.46% to close at 1,984.16.
Australian shares advanced on Friday to post their best weekly gain in seven, as a jump in commodity prices boosted energy and mining stocks, while an overnight rebound in Wall Street also lifted risk appetite.
The S&P/ASX 200 index gained 0.5% to close at 6,842.2, marking a gainer of 1.7% on the wk. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 0.3% to close at 12,348.83.
Data as of 26 Mar 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:40am EDT||173.49||+2.53||+1.48%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:40am EDT||343.00||+4.52||+1.34%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||8:19am EDT||1,707.31||+22.50||+1.34%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||29,176.70||+446.82||+1.56%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||28,336.43||+436.82||+1.57%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:44am EDT||7,063.10||+40.50||+0.58%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:03am EDT||3,041.01||+32.68||+1.09%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:58am EDT||1,574.86||+3.82||+0.24%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||6,195.56||+72.69||+1.19%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,544.63||-36.37||-0.55%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,418.33||+54.74||+1.63%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||8:34am EDT||49,008.50||+568.38||+1.17%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||25 Mar 2021||1,601.42||+3.69||+0.23%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||25 Mar 2021||396.40||+9.29||+2.40%|
Have a healthy week, Keep the Faith!