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Indian shares ended a choppy session marginally lower on Tuesday, snapping a two-day winning run as the global death toll from Covid-19 passed 1 million and caution crept in ahead of the first debate between the U.S. presidential candidates. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex index swung in a range of more...

marketopen 011519 29sep20 Asian stocks turned in a mixed performance on Tuesday as investors pinned hopes on a new U.S. coronavirus relief bill and looked ahead to the first U.S. presidential debate between Republican incumbent Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden, set to take place later today. Chinese shares...

Indian shares opened a tad higher on Tuesday, tracking strong overnight gains in the U.S and European markets as investors cheered signs that U.S. lawmakers are moving toward new fiscal stimulus. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex edged up 104 points, or 0.27 percent, to 38,085 in early trade, while the...

asianmarkets dec19 28sep20 Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Tuesday following the overnight rally in U.S. as well as European markets and on optimism about a new U.S. coronavirus relief bill after House Speaker Nancy Pelolsi said a new package is still possible. Nevertheless, investors remained cautious ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate set to take place later today.

Indian shares look set to open higher on Tuesday, tracking strong overnight gains in the U.S and European markets. With the fourth stage of Covid-19 lockdown coming to an end on Wednesday, investors expect that the central government will open up more activities for the public in the next phase of...

The Thai stock market on Monday halted the five-day losing streak in which it had plummeted almost 45 points 3.4 percent. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now sits just beneath the 1,265-point plateau and it may extend its gains on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat, with further...

The Japanese stock market is declining on Tuesday despite the overnight rallies on Wall Street and European markets. Investors remained cautious as they await the first U.S. presidential debate set to take place later today. The benchmark Nikkei 225 Index is down 129.04 points or 0.55 percent to 23,382.58,...

The Indonesia stock market headed south again on Monday, one session after ending the four-day losing streak in which it had stumbled more than 215 points or 4.5 percent. The Jakarta Composite Index now sits just above the 4,905-point plateau and it's bounce higher again on Tuesday. The global forecast...

The Australian stock market is advancing on Tuesday following the overnight rally in U.S. as well as European markets and on higher commodity prices. Optimism about U.S. fiscal stimulus also lifted the market. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 Index is adding 36.20 points or 0.61 percent to 5,988.50, after...

The Hong Kong stock market on Monday ended the two-day slide in which it had tumbled more than 500 points or 2.1 percent. The Hang Seng Index now rests just above the 23,475-point plateau and it's called higher again on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat, with further bargain...

The China stock market has finished lower in three straight sessions, sinking more than 60 points or 2 percent along the way. The Shanghai Composite Index now sits just above the 3,215-point plateau and it may halt its slide on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat, with further...

The Taiwan stock market on Monday wrote a finish to the five-day losing streak in which it had plummeted almost 650 points or 5.3 percent. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just above the 12,460-point plateau and it's got another solid lead for Tuesday's trade. The global forecast for the Asian...

The Singapore stock market has climbed higher in two consecutive trading days, collecting more than 30 points or 1.3 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now sits just above the 2,480-point plateau and it's looking at another green light for Tuesday's trade. The global forecast for the Asian...

The Malaysia stock market has climbed higher in three straight sessions, gathering almost 15 points or 1 percent along the way. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index now rests just above the 1,510-point plateau and it may add to its winnings. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat, with further...

The South Korea stock market has finished higher in two straight sessions, advancing more than 35 points or 2.6 percent along the way. The KOSPI now rests just beneath the 2,310-point plateau and it's tipped to see additional support on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat,...

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