Japan stocks track Wall Street higher, hit over 1-year peak on trade cheer
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 09:53 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indeks Nikkei
Japanese stocks hit their highest level in more than a year on Tuesday, tracking a record closing high on Wall Street on renewed optimism over the U.S.-China trade deal.
At 0153 GMT, the Nikkei index rose 0.29 % to 24,022.95, with the healthcare and communications sectors leading the gains. Earlier in the session, the benchmark index reached its highest level since Oct. 4, 2018. It is up 20.03% so far this year.
U.S. National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on Monday said a œphase one deal was œabsolutely completed and reiterated comments made by U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer that U.S. exports to China will double in exchange for a reduction in U.S. tariffs.
Monday, 17 February 2020 13:26 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed lower Monday on worries over the spread of the new coronavirus in the country and the economy's worst quarterly contraction in more than five years.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.69 percent, or 164.35 points, to end at 23,523.24, while the broader Topix index was down...
Monday, 17 February 2020 09:09 WIB
Hong Kong stocks opened lower on Monday as the death toll from China's new coronavirus jumped and concerns deepened over the potential economic fallout from the epidemic.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.18 percent, or 48.89 points, to 27,766.71 in early trade.
Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Compos...
Monday, 17 February 2020 08:21 WIB
Asian shares stepped back from three-week highs on Monday as investors weighed the near-term hit on global growth from a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak in China, although expectations of further policy stimulus helped stem losses.
Trading is expected to be light as U.S. stocks and bond markets...
Monday, 17 February 2020 07:37 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday due to worries over the global spread of the new coronavirus.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.81 percent or 191.88 points at 23,495.71 in early trade, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.85 percent or 14.46 points at 1,688.41.
Source : AFP...
Saturday, 15 February 2020 04:30 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up on Friday, as the daily death and infection tolls in the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak returned to lower levels, following a dramatic spike the previous day.
At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 0.3% at 27,815.60, up 1.5% week-on-week. The index also r...