Yen Extends Gain as Stocks in Asia Run With Rally
Thursday, 15 February 2018 07:46 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham Asia Yen Indeks MSCI Asia Pasifik
The yen climbed 0.3 percent to 106.73, adding to a 1.5 percent gain in the previous three days. The yen extended an advance and a rally in global stockscontinued in Asia as equity investors showed signs of warming to a world with inflation and a quicker pace of tightening for U.S. monetary policy following this month™s slide in risk assets.
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index added 0.8 percent. Shares in Tokyo jumped at the open, though similar starts to trading have faltered this week. Stocks also advanced in Australia, while S&P 500 Index futures were little changed. The MSCI All-Country World Index of equities gained the most since April on Wednesday. The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose as high as 2.91 percent, continuing its steady advance from last year™s low of 2.01 percent in early September. The yen climbed for a fourth day and the dollar extended its descent.
Source : Bloomberg
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 15:33 WIB
Hong Kong stocks finished Wednesday with losses, extending a sell-off to a third day as traders fret over the impact of protests on the city, while they are awaiting a key Federal Reserve policy decision later in the day.
The Hang Seng Index eased 0.13 percent, or 36.12 points, to 26,754.12.
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 14:39 WIB
China stocks rose on Wednesday on expectations of lower borrowing costs at home and the United States, with a resumption of trade talks between Beijing and Washington aiding risk appetite.
China's blue-chip CSI300 Index gained 0.5% to 3,910.08, while the Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.3% to 2,985....
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 14:32 WIB
European equities retreated at the open as automakers fell following this year's biggest monthly drop in car sales and as traders await the U.S. Federal Reserve's meeting.
The Stoxx Europe 600 Index was down as much as 0.2% at 388.92. The Stoxx 600 Automobiles & Parts Index dropped 0.5% as Euro...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 13:29 WIB
Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index edged down on Wednesday as investors cashed in on recent gains after a 10-day winning streak.
The Nikkei 225 index lost 0.18 percent, or 40.61 points, to close at 21,960.71, while the broader Topix index was down 0.49 percent, or 7.96 points, at 1,606.62.
Source : AF...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 09:01 WIB
Hong Kong shares started Wednesday with slight gains following a two-day sell-off, with attention now on the end of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later in the day.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.18 percent, or 48.19 points, to 26,838.43.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.20 percent...