Japan Shares Fluctuate as Market Waits for U.S.-China Trade Deal
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 08:10 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham JepangIndeksTopixIndeksNikkei 225
Japanese shares swung between gains and losses as investors kept looking for a positive outcome from the ongoing U.S.-China trade negotiations.
Gauges of pharmaceutical and chemical stocks supported the benchmark Topix index, while a number of retail stocks trading without the right to the next dividend payment declined. The Japanese currency was little changed after weakening to its lowest level this year against the greenback. The S&P 500 Index gained Monday, after President Donald Trump™s weekend decision to extend a deadline on additional tariffs.
Topix index little changed at 1,621.34 as of 9:47 a.m. in Tokyo. Nikkei 225 index +0.3% to 21,592.49.
Yen little changed at 111.05 against U.S. dollar after falling 0.3% on Monday.
Source : Bloomberg
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 15:34 WIB
Hong Kong shares finished with steep losses Wednesday as investors returned from their Lunar New Year break with world markets panicked by the spread of a deadly virus.
The Hang Seng index sank 2.82 percent, or 789.01 points, to 27,160.63.
Mainland Chinese markets were still closed for the holiday...
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 15:13 WIB
European markets opened slightly higher on Wednesday as investors in the region brush off concerns about the spread of the China coronavirus.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.1% higher in early trade, with banks adding 0.6% to lead gains while food and beverages, autos and household goods slid by...
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 13:15 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed higher on Wednesday after Wall Street rebounded, as investors eyed developments related to the spread of the deadly novel coronavirus.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.71 percent, or 163.69 points, to end at 23,379.40, while the broader Topix index rose 0.45 percent, or 7....
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 10:17 WIB
Japanese shares bounced back modestly on Wednesday, partially clawing back hefty losses from the previous session, even as the upside was limited on worries related to the fast-spreading coronavirus.
The Nikkei share average rose 0.5% to 23,325.52 by the midday break, one day after sliding 2%, whil...
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 08:56 WIB
Hong Kong stocks tanked more than three percent at the start of trade Wednesday as investors returned from the Lunar New Year break with markets panicked by the spread of a deadly virus from China.
The Hang Seng index dived 3.03 percent, or 848.10 points, to start the day at 27,101.54.