Asia stocks jump higher as Trump delays tariffs on China
Thursday, 12 September 2019 07:47 WIB |
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Stocks in Asia traded higher Thursday morning amid positive developments on the U.S.-China trade front. Markets also expect further easing measures by the European Central Bank when it announces its decision on interest rates later today.
The Nikkei 225 rose 0.86% in early trade, while the Topix added 0.55%. Shares of Yahoo Japan jumped more than 4.5% in early trade after reports that the company will launch a takeover bid for online clothing retailer Zozo.
In Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.57% as majority of the sectors advanced.
Overall, the MSCI Asia ex-Japan index gained 0.23%.
U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on October 1 have now been delayed to October 15 œas a gesture of good will.
Source : CNBC
Thursday, 19 September 2019 08:58 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up in early trade Thursday, in line with an Asia-wide advance, after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates again.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.25 percent, or 66.61 points, to 26,820.73.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.24 percent, or 7.26 points, to 2,992.92 and...
Thursday, 19 September 2019 07:39 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday helped by a cheaper yen against the dollar after the US Federal Reserve announced a rate cut.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.85 percent or 186.71 points at 22,147.42, while the broader Topix index was up 0.78 percent or 12.59 points at 1,619.21.
Thursday, 19 September 2019 03:32 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.
Thursday, 19 September 2019 03:22 WIB
The benchmark S&P 500 index ended almost flat on Wednesday as Federal Reserve policymakers gave mixed signals about their next move after cutting interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point in a widely expected move.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 36.35 points, or 0.13%, to 27,147....
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 23:57 WIB
European shares steadied after early declines on Wednesday, as technology shares helped offset losses in luxury goods, while many investors remained on the sidelines ahead of an expected reduction in U.S. borrowing costs by the Federal Reserve.
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