Japan's Nikkei Rises as Wall St Hits Record Highs, Advantest Rallies
Thursday, 25 July 2019 10:01 WIB |
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The Nikkei share average made modest gains on Thursday after Wall Street rose overnight to record highs, as investors in Japan showed retraint ahead of policy decisions by the European Central Bank later in the day and the Federal Reserve next week.
The Nikkei was up 0.4% at 21,797.49 as of 0130 GMT after touching 21,823.07, its highest since May 7. The broader Topix was up 0.19% at 1,578.00.
Chip equipment maker Advantest Corp surged 18% after earnings released the previous day showed that the company™s decline in April-June sales was not as steep as feared earlier thanks to steady demand linked to 5G networks and artificial intelligence.
Other technology shares were supported after their U.S. peers gained overnight and propelled the Nasdaq and S&P 500 to fresh record peaks.
Source : Reuters
Thursday, 21 November 2019 08:57 WIB
Hong Kong shares plunged more than one percent in the opening exchanges of Thursday after US lawmakers passed a bill supporting Hong Kong rights in a move investors fear could jeopardise ongoing China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng index dived 1.62 percent, or 434.40 points, to 26,455.21.
Thursday, 21 November 2019 07:39 WIB
Asia stocks traded lower Thursday morning following a report that an anticipated œphase one trade deal between the U.S. and China may not be inked by the end of 2019.
Japan's Nikkei 225 slipped 0.24% in early trade, with shares of Tokyo Electron falling more than 2%. The Topix index was slight...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 07:31 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Thursday, extending losses on Wall Street on revived concerns about a China-US trade deal after US lawmakers approved legislation to support Hong Kong civil rights.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.24 percent or 55.70 points at 23,092.87 in early trade, while t...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 04:26 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended down on Wednesday, hit by worries over the China-US trade talks and following a three-day advance that saw the index put on around three percent.
The Hang Seng index sank 0.75 percent, or 204.19 points, to 26,889.61.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.78 percen...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 04:20 WIB
Wall Street main indexes closed lower on Wednesday on concerns a œphase one trade deal between Washington and Beijing may not be completed this year.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 113.61 points, or 0.41%, to 27,820.41, the S&P 500 lost 11.78 points, or 0.38%, to 3,108.4 and the Nas...