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Wednesday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #China#World#Stocks#Australia#Japan

 China shares are higher Wednesday with IT firms leading gainers, as investors cheered a dozen internet platform companies pledging to avoid anti-competitive behaviors, after e-Commerce giant Alibaba was fined a record $2.75-B last wk for such practices. At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.15% at 3,401.72, while the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.31%.

Japanese shares finished lower Wednesday: The Nikkei was off 0.44% to 29,620.99, while the broader TOPIX ended -0.33% to 952.18.

Australian shares climbed to a 13-month highs Wednesday, led by gains in gold stocks and tech firms, while New Zealand’s benchmark bourse hit a 2-month high after iys central bank left interest rates at a record low.

The S&P/ASX 200 settled 0.7% higher at 7,023.1, New Zealand’s S&P/NZX 50 rose 0.8% to 12,751.4

Asia-Pacific Indexes

Data as of 14 April 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.

SymbIndexTimeLastChgChg %
.TRXFLDJPPThomson Reuters Equity Japan Index2:59am EDT170.97-0.48-0.28%
.TRXFLDHKPThomson Reuters Equity HK Index2:59am EDT350.12+4.96+1.44%
.TRXFLDINPThomson Reuters Equity India Index2:59am EDT1,715.91+0.00+0.00%
.N225Nikkei Stock Average 2252:15am EDT29,620.99-130.62-0.44%
.HSIHang Seng Index3:13am EDT28,841.29+344.04+1.21%
.AORDASX All Ordinaries Index2:53am EDT7,280.60+49.60+0.69%
.KS11KOSPI Index2:30am EDT3,182.38+13.30+0.42%
.SETISET Composite Index12 Apr 20211,541.12-25.22-1.61%
.JKSEJakarta Composite3:30am EDT6,036.83+109.40+1.85%
.PSIPSE Composite Index12:50am EDT6,523.21+65.42+1.01%
.SSECShanghai Composite Index3:00am EDT3,416.72+20.25+0.60%
.BSESNS&P BSE Sensex13 Apr 202148,544.06+660.68+1.38%
.FTFBMKLCIFTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI3:14am EDT1,596.35-1.36-0.09%
.HNX30HNX 30 Index12 Apr 2021441.71-10.22-2.26%

Have a healthy day, Keep the Faith!


Paul Ebeling
Paul A. Ebeling, a polymath, excels, in diverse fields of knowledge Including Pattern Recognition Analysis in Equities, Commodities and Foreign Exchange, and he is the author of "The Red Roadmaster's Technical Report on the US Major Market Indices, a highly regarded, weekly financial market commentary. He is a philosopher, issuing insights on a wide range of subjects to over a million cohorts. An international audience of opinion makers, business leaders, and global organizations recognize Ebeling as an expert.   

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