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asiancommentary dec03 25nov20 Asian stock markets are turning in a mixed performance on Thursday as optimism about the recent positive news regarding coronavirus vaccines was offset by data that showed U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly increased amid a surge in coronavirus infections in the U.S. The Australian market is declining, while the Japanese market recovered after a weak start.

Indian shares look set to open largely unchanged on Thursday as the hot run up in global equities took a breather in the wake of disappointing U.S. data released overnight and rising Covid-19 cases, with the global tally of confirmed cases surpassing 60 million. Nonetheless, there are signs that infection...

The Japanese stock market recovered after a weak start and is rising on Thursday despite the mixed cues overnight from Wall Street. Investors' risk appetite remained strong amid optimism about the economic recovery due to recent positive coronavirus vaccine news. The benchmark Nikkei 225 Index is...

The Australian stock market pared initial losses and is little changed on Thursday in the absence of fresh cues following the mixed cues overnight from Wall Street as investors digested a raft of U.S. economic data. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 Index is lower by 1.90 points or 0.03 percent to 6,681.40,...

The Indian stock market started off on a high note on Wednesday and the key indices hit fresh record highs, but eventually ended in the red as investors chose to take profits.

asianmarkets2 dec19 25nov20 Asian stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday amid optimism that progress in the development of coronavirus vaccines would hasten the pace of economic recovery and as the formal start of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House eased some of the political uncertainty.

Indian shares opened on a firm note on Wednesday, tracking cues from Wall Street where the major averages Dow and the S&P 500 recorded new all-time closing highs overnight.

asiancommentary aug20 24nov20 Asian stock markets are in positive territory on Wednesday day following the record closing highs overnight on Wall Street as news about U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House and continued optimism about coronavirus vaccines boosted risk appetite. The Australian market is rising for a third straight day and the Japanese market is extending gains from the previous session.

The Indian stock market is likely to open on a firm note Wednesday morning, tracking overnight splendid rally on Wall Street and gains in European markets.

The Thai stock market on Tuesday snapped the four-day winning streak in which it had advanced almost 70 points or 3 percent. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now sits just above the 1,400-point plateau although it's poised to rebound on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is strong...

The Japanese stock market is notably higher on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session, after U.S. stocks closed sharply higher overnight in reaction to news about U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House. The recent encouraging updates on the coronavirus vaccine front...

The Indonesia stock market has tracked higher in back-to-back sessions, advancing almost 130 points or 2.4 percent along the way. The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just above the 5,700-point plateau and it's expected to open higher again on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Australian stock market is rising for a third straight day on Wednesday following the record closing highs overnight on Wall Street amid news about U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House and recent encouraging updates regarding coronavirus vaccines. The benchmark S&P/ASX...

The Hong Kong stock market has finished higher in three straight sessions, gathering nearly 230 points or 0.9 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just beneath the 26,590-point plateau and it's tipped to open in the green again on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The China stock market on Tuesday snapped the four-day winning streak in which it had climbed almost 75 points or 2.3 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index now sits just above the 3,400-point plateau although it's expected to move higher again on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

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