Asia Stocks Edge Down as Australia, Indonesia Indexes Decline
Monday, 1 October 2018 15:46 WIB |
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Asian shares fell slightly as declines in Australia and Indonesia offset a gain in Japan's Nikkei 225 Stock Average.
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index retreated 0.2 percent to 164.98 as of 4:29 p.m. in Hong Kong on the fourth quarter's first trading day. Japan's Topix index closed little changed, while the Nikkei 225 climbed 0.5 percent to a 27-year high. Australia™s S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.6 percent. Indonesia's Jakarta Composite Index lost 0.5 percent after an earthquake and tsunami hit the island of Sulawesi, killing more than 800 people.
A Chinese gauge of manufacturing purchasing managers fell to its lowest level in 16 months, while markets in China and Hong Kong were closed for National Day.
South Korea™s Kospi index down 0.2%; Kospi 200 down 0.1%, New Zealand's S&P/NZX 50 down 0.3%.
Straits Times Index down 0.2%; Malaysia's KLCI little changed; Philippine Stock Exchange Index down 0.8%; Vietnam's VN Index down 0.4%; Thailand's SET Index up 0.3%.
Monday, 23 September 2019 20:49 WIB
U.S. stock-market indexes began Monday morning trade modestly lower, with investors wringing their hands over signs of weakening global growth and the potential for any international slowdown to weigh on domestic expansion.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 93 points, or 0.4%, at 26,839, th...
Monday, 23 September 2019 16:09 WIB
U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Monday morning.
At around 01:50 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 47 points, indicating a positive open of more than 80 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both higher.
The moves in pre-market trade come after Chinese officials cut short their trip ...
Monday, 23 September 2019 15:26 WIB
Hong Kong stocks fell Monday, marking six straight losses, as investors fret over the China-US trade talks after Donald Trump said he did not want a piecemeal agreement.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.81 percent, or 213.27 points, to 26,222.40.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.98 perce...
Monday, 23 September 2019 14:50 WIB
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The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.1%, to 3,890.66, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.1% to 2,977.08.
Washington and Beijing labelled the two-day talks last week as ...
Monday, 23 September 2019 14:16 WIB
European shares opened slightly lower Monday morning, as investors closely monitored global trade developments.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was down around 0.2% shortly after the opening bell, with most sectors and major bourses in negative territory.
Market focus was largely attuned to the latest ...