China’s blue-chip index finished Wednesday at its highest mark 13 yrs after rising for 5 sessions running, as investors expect the government to sustain policy supports to counter COVID-19’s persisting impact on the economy.
At the close, the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.92% at 5,417.68, and the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.63% at 3,550.88.
Japanese stocks closed lower Wednesday as sentiment was dented by a likely announcement of a state of emergency in Tokyo and surrounding cities later this wk.
The Nikkei 225 Index ended down 0.38% to 27,055.94. The broader Topix rose 0.28% at 1,796.18.
Australian shares fell Wednesday, with investors struggling to find solid footing on concerns that a Sydney China Virus cluster may have spread to regional areas.
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed 1.1% lower to 6,607.1. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index closed -0.3%
Data as of 6 January 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:45am EST||157.09||+0.35||+0.22%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:45am EST||336.88||+3.81||+1.14%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||7:25am EST||1,651.03||-3.15||-0.19%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||27,055.94||-102.69||-0.38%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||27,692.30||+42.44||+0.15%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:17am EST||6,881.40||-74.30||-1.07%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||2,968.21||-22.36||-0.75%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:50am EST||1,492.36||-14.29||-0.95%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||6,065.68||-71.66||-1.17%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||5 Jan 2021||7,047.85||-86.33||-1.21%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,550.88||+22.20||+0.63%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:28am EST||48,174.06||-263.72||-0.54%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||5 Jan 2021||1,591.97||-16.38||-1.02%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||5 Jan 2021||342.00||+1.98||+0.58%|
Have a healthy day, Keep the Faith!