#AsiaPacific #stock #markets
China shares finished lower Thursday, with tech and resources shares leading the declines, as some investors booked profits following the market’s strong finish in the prior session.
The blue-chip CSI300 index ended down 0.5% to 4,656.15 and the Shanghai Composite Index 0.2% to 3,286.82.
Australian shares finished higher Thursday as investors cheered the Fed’s assertion it would use its “full range of tools” to support the C-19 coronavirus stricken US economy, with added lift from tech stocks ahead of a batch of Key US earnings.
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed 0.74% higher at 6,051.1. In New Zealand, the benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.8% at 11,692.02.
Japan’s stock benchmark Nikkei traded steady Thursday after 4 straight sessions of decliners, as the Fed kept interest rates at ultra-low levels and investors cheered a number of upbeat earnings reports.
The benchmark Nikkei average moveded higher 0.05% at 22,408.29 by the midday break, while the broader Topix slipped 0.21% to 1,545.79.
Data as of 30 July 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:45am EDT||134.84||-0.87||-0.64%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||5:45am EDT||306.52||-1.25||-0.41%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||6:00am EDT||1,260.03||-8.63||-0.68%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||22,339.23||-57.88||-0.26%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:09am EDT||24,710.59||-172.55||-0.69%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:49am EDT||6,177.50||+49.50||+0.81%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:01am EDT||2,267.01||+3.85||+0.17%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:46am EDT||1,315.74||-22.61||-1.69%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||5,149.63||+38.51||+0.75%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||5,928.45||-37.82||-0.63%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:00am EDT||3,286.82||-7.73||-0.23%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||6:16am EDT||37,736.07||-335.06||-0.88%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||5:04am EDT||1,603.75||-7.67||-0.48%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||29 Jul 2020||199.83||+1.08||+0.54%|
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