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Indian shares ended Monday's choppy session on a flat note, tracking weak cues from Asia and Europe as positive economic data from the United States and China coupled with the U.S. Senate's passage of a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill put fresh pressure on Treasuries. The 30-share S&P BSE Sensex ended...

stockmarkets jan18 08mar21 Asian stocks ended mostly lower in choppy trading on Monday as rising bond yields globally on the back of encouraging economic data and U.S. stimulus cheer sparked fears that central banks would tighten policy. Chinese shares led regional losses after the country's foreign minister made ominous comments...

Indian shares opened higher on Monday as encouraging economic data from the world's two largest economies as well as the passing of President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion spending package by the U.S. Senate boosted expectations that the global economy is poised for a strong recovery. The benchmark S&P...

asian up 07mar21 Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Monday following positive cues from Wall Street on Friday on the back of upbeat jobs data, easing bond yields and support from crude oil prices. The markets are also upbeat on a stimulus-driven global economic recovery after the US Senate passed the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on Saturday and was sent back to the House for voting.

Indian shares are seen opening higher on Monday as investors weigh strong U.S. jobs data against climbing oil prices and rising Covid-19 cases in the country. Oil surged above $71 a barrel in Asian trading after a missile attack on facilities owned by energy giant Aramco in Saudi Arabia and on optimism...

The Thai stock market bounced higher again on Friday, one session after it had ended the four-day winning streak in which it had jumped more than 50 points or 3.4 percent. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now sits just beneath the 1,545-point plateau and it's expected to add to its winnings on Monday. The...

The Japanese stock market is higher on Monday, with the benchmark Nikkei index above the 29,000 level, following positive cues from Wall Street on Friday on the back of stronger than expected jobs data. The broad-based gains in the market are led by energy, financial and real estate stocks.

The Indonesia stock market has moved lower in two straight sessions, retreating nearly 120 points or 1.9 percent along the way. The Jakarta Composite Index now sits just shy of the 6,260-point plateau although it's looking at a higher open on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat...

The Hong Kong stock market has tracked lower in consecutive trading days, sinking almost 800 points or 2.4 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just shy of the 29,100-point plateau and it's expected to open in the green on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat...

The China stock market has moved lower in back-to-back trading days, surrendering nearly 75 points or 2.1 percent in that span. The Shanghai Composite index now sits just above the 3m500-point plateau although it's expected to bounce higher on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat...

The Australian stock market is advancing on Monday, recouping some losses from the previous two sessions, with the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 rising above the 6,800 level, boosted by gains in major mining and banking stocks. The cues overnight from Wall Street were also positive on the back of positive jobs data.

The Taiwan stock market has finished lower in two straight sessions, sinking more than 355 points or 2.1 percent along the way. The Taiwan stock Exchange now rests just above the 15,855-point plateau although it's expected to find traction on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat...

The Singapore stock market on Friday halted the four-day winning streak in which it had advanced more than 65 points or 2 percent. The Straits Times Index now sits just beneath the 3,015-point plateau although it's expected to move higher again on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Malaysia stock market closed higher on Friday, one day after it had snapped the two-day winning streak in which it had picked up more than 20 points or 1.3 percent. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index now rests just above the 1,600-point plateau and it figures to extend its gains on Monday. The global...

The South Korea stock market has finished lower in back-to-back trading days, sinking more than 55 points or 1.8 percent along the way. The KOSPI now rests just above the 3,025-point plateau although it's expected to find support on Monday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is upbeat on solid...

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