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Emerging Asian equities rallied Tuesday on the back of upbeat Chinese data and positive vaccine news, recovering from a bout of profit-taking in the previous trading session.
China’s blue-chip stocks rose Tuesday by their most in more than 7 wks, as better-than-expected manufacturing survey data underscored a continued recovery in the world’s 2nd-largest economy.
At the close, the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 2.15%, its biggest daily rise since 12 October. The Shanghai Composite index rose 1.77% at 3,451.94. The CSI300 financial sector sub-index rose 2.83%, the consumer staples sector added 1.52% and the healthcare sub-index jumped 3.17%
Japan’s benchmark Nikkei closed near a 29.5 yr high Tuesday, tracking gains in US stock futures over growing optimism that major drugmakers will roll out coronavirus vaccines before year-end.
The Nikkei 225 index ended up 1.34% at 26,787.54, near its highest mark since April 1991.The broader Topix rose 0.77% at 1,768.38.
Australian shares ended a 3-session running losing streak to finish higher Tuesday as the central bank sounded optimistic about a recovery in the coronavirus-hit economy while keeping interest rates at an all-time low.
The S&P/ASX 200 index was up 1.1% at 6,588.5 pts at the close.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index snapped 2 sessions of gainers to end 0.3% lower.
Data as of 1 December 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:45am EST||154.66||+1.19||+0.78%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||7:08am EST||328.21||+2.08||+0.64%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:24am EST||1,518.78||+17.00||+1.13%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||26,787.54||+353.92||+1.34%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||26,567.68||+226.19||+0.86%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:21am EST||6,812.20||+70.10||+1.04%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:01am EST||2,634.25||+42.91||+1.66%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:47am EST||1,420.87||+12.56||+0.89%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||5,724.74||+112.33||+2.00%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||30 Nov 2020||7,009.56||+218.10||+3.21%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,451.94||+60.18||+1.77%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:22am EST||44,655.44||+505.72||+1.15%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||30 Nov 2020||1,602.26||+39.55||+2.53%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||30 Nov 2020||267.95||+0.96||+0.36%|
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