Japan’s Nikkei finished at a more than a 30 yr high Tuesday, as risk appetite improved on hopes that a long-awaited US China Virus chaos aid/relief package would be expanded.
The benchmark Nikkei share average rose 2.66% at 27,568.15, its highest closing level since 6 August 1990. The broader Topix gained 1.74% at 1,819.18, its best closing since October 2018.
Australian shares rose Tuesday, driven by financial and technology stocks, as market participants cheered the signing of a long-awaited COVID-19 chaos aid/relief bill in the United States and the landmark BREXIT deal.
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed up 0.53% at 6,700.3, New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 1.6% marking a record closing high at 13,246.77.
China stocks ended lower Tuesday as investors took profits following a recent rally fueled by Beijing pledging more policy support.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was down 0.54% to 3,379.04, while the blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.42%.
The smaller Shenzhen index ended down 0.64% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was weaker by 1.05%.
Data as of 29 December 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||25 Dec 2020||155.55||+0.35||+0.23%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||25 Dec 2020||320.74||+0.00||+0.00%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||25 Dec 2020||1,590.06||+0.00||+0.00%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||25 Dec 2020||26,656.61||-11.74||-0.04%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||24 Dec 2020||26,386.56||+43.46||+0.16%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||24 Dec 2020||6,917.50||+24.90||+0.36%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||24 Dec 2020||2,806.86||+47.04||+1.70%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||25 Dec 2020||1,486.31||+34.79||+2.40%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||23 Dec 2020||6,008.71||-14.58||-0.24%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||23 Dec 2020||7,204.38||+1.99||+0.03%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||25 Dec 2020||3,396.56||+33.45||+0.99%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||24 Dec 2020||46,973.54||+529.36||+1.14%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||24 Dec 2020||1,641.17||-6.33||-0.38%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||24 Dec 2020||309.91||+8.76||+2.91%|
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