Chinese shares fell Thursday, weighed down by consumer and material firms. At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was down 1.58% at 3,520.24, the start-up board ChiNext Composite index falling 4.24% and Shanghai’s tech-focused STAR50 index was down 2.03%
Japan’s Nikkei index dropped Thursday as investors sold SoftBank Group and Fast Retailing.
The Nikkei share average closed – 2.13% to 28,930.11, while the broader TOPIX lost 1.04% to 1,884.74.
Australian shares fell Thursday on profit taking.
The S&P/ASX 200 index fell as much as 1.5% to 6,716.1 by 0030 GMT and was on track to cap a 3-day winning streak. In New Zealand, the benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 0.8% to 12,258.7
Data as of 4 March 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||1:21am EST||165.00||-1.72||-1.03%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||1:21am EST||356.89||-10.13||-2.76%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||1:21am EST||1,785.09||-2.95||-0.16%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||28,930.11||-628.99||-2.13%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||1:36am EST||29,164.77||-715.65||-2.40%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||12:49am EST||7,000.60||-67.30||-0.95%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||1:32am EST||3,043.49||-39.50||-1.28%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||12:29am EST||1,537.47||-5.93||-0.38%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||1:52am EST||6,310.79||-65.97||-1.03%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||3 Mar 2021||6,882.49||-60.27||-0.87%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||1:37am EST||3,492.40||-84.51||-2.36%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||1:38am EST||51,048.64||-396.01||-0.77%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||3 Mar 2021||1,581.11||-7.34||-0.46%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||2 Mar 2021||375.61||+2.08||+0.56%|
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