Asian equities leap as Wall Street regains ground

Asian equities leap as Wall Street regains ground

On Tuesday, Asian equities jumped after Wall Street managed to regain lost ground overnight amid quite subdued trade ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rallied 1% being worth 22,488.38, while the Kospi in South Korea gained 0.1% trading at 2,530.64. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng tacked on 0.9% trading at 29,522.24. In Australia, the S&P ASX 200 soared 0.3% hitting 5,962.00. Additionally, the Shanghai Composite index grew 0.7% showing an outcome of 3,414.57. As for Southeast Asian stocks, they turned to be mixed.

Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday American trading has been light enough. The Standard & Poor's 500 index inched up 0.1% trading at 2,582.14. The Dow Jones industrial average ascended 0.3% hitting 23,430.33. The Nasdaq composite rallied 0.1% trading at 6,790.71. As for the Russell 2000 index of smaller-company equities, they added 0.7% boasting a reading of 1,503.40.

 

Similar

Popular

Asian shares tumble with Japan markets shut

On Monday, stocks in Asia declined with markets in Japan unavailable for a holiday and traders watching oilfield-related stocks after a bankruptcy filing by Singapore's Ezra Holdings…

Greenback surges as yields soar

On Friday, the evergreen buck added against the Japanese yen and euro, drifting away from recent minimums, though revenues were capped as traders focused on a showdown between Donald Trump and members of his own party as for a fresh healthcare bill…

Deposit with your local payment systems

Callback

A manager will call you shortly.

Change number

Your request is accepted.

A manager will call you shortly.

Internal error. Please try again later

Beginner Forex book

The most important things to start trading
Enter your e-mail, and we will send you a free Beginner Forex book

Thank you!

We've emailed a special link to your e-mail.
Click the link to confirm your address and get Beginner Forex book for free.

You are using an older version of your browser.

Update it to the latest version or try another one for a safer, more comfortable and productive trading experience.

Safari Chrome Firefox Opera