China stocks opened Y 2021 on a firm note Monday, after a survey pointing to a continued recovery in the world’s 2nd-largest economy boosted investor sentiment.
The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 1.1% at 5,267.72, the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.9%to 3,502.96, and the tech-heavy start-up board ended up 3.8%, while the STAR50 index firmed 2.1%.
Japanese shares finished lower Monday after Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he is considering a state of emergency for Tokyo and surrounding prefectures to contain a spike in local coronavirus infections.
The Nikkei 225 Index ended down 0.68% to 27,258.38 the biggest daily decliner in 2 wks. The broader Topix fell 0.56% to 1,794.59.
Australian shares ended the 1st trading day of the New Year on a solid note as mining stocks gained on strong iron ore and bullion prices, while a drastic drop in COVID-19 cases in the country’s largest state aided sentiment
The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index rose 1.5% at 6,684.20 pts at the close of trade, New Zealand markets were closed for a public holiday
Data as of 4 Jan 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:45am EST||157.03||-0.92||-0.58%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:45am EST||331.72||+1.48||+0.45%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:25am EST||1,642.37||+17.09||+1.05%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||27,258.38||-185.79||-0.68%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:09am EST||27,472.81||+241.68||+0.89%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:05am EST||6,953.70||+103.10||+1.50%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||2,944.45||+70.98||+2.47%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:56am EST||1,468.24||+18.89||+1.30%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||6,104.90||+125.82||+2.10%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||3 Jan 2021||7,197.50||+57.79||+0.81%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,502.96||+29.89||+0.86%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:24am EST||48,176.80||+307.82||+0.64%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||3 Jan 2021||1,602.57||-24.64||-1.51%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||3 Jan 2021||335.79||+12.38||+3.83%|
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