Most emerging Asian shares rose Wednesday, taking positive cues from a recovery in US and Chinese equities as falling bond yields eased concerns about surging inflation and the outlook for global economic recovery brightened.
China’s blue-chip shares closed higher Wednesday though the gains were capped by investor concerns of Beijing’s policy tightening as the economy recovers.
The blue-chip CSI300 index ended 0.66% higher, led by a 2.63% jump in its healthcare sub-index and a 1.94% gainer in the consumer staples sector.
The Shanghai Composite index closed -0.05% to 3,357.74.
Japanese shares were little changed Wednesday.
The Nikkei index closed + 0.03% to close at 29,036.56, while the broader TOPIX gained 0.11% at 1,919.74.
Australian shares closed lower on Wednesday.
The S&P/ASX 200 index finished 0.8% to 6,714.10, reversing the session’s gains of as much as 0.5%.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.9%, with Air New Zealand gaining the most with a 3.5% rise.
Data as of 10 March 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:44am EST||167.80||+0.17||+0.10%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||3:59am EST||348.79||+4.59||+1.33%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||4:12am EST||1,778.85||+11.11||+0.63%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||29,036.56||+8.62||+0.03%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||28,907.52||+134.29||+0.47%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||12:49am EST||6,947.20||-53.20||-0.76%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||2,958.12||-18.00||-0.60%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:28am EST||1,570.39||+19.80||+1.28%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||6,264.68||+65.03||+1.05%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||9 Mar 2021||6,808.32||+41.49||+0.61%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,357.74||-1.55||-0.05%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||4:28am EST||51,199.44||+173.96||+0.34%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||9 Mar 2021||1,639.83||+15.05||+0.93%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||8 Mar 2021||382.15||-4.31||-1.12%|
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