On Wednesday, American stock index futures headed south because dismal data out of China affected market sentiment, while traders waited for more developments related to the US-China trade conflict…
Japanese equities jump at close of trade
On Wednesday, Japanese shares rallied after the close. It’s because profits in the Rubber, Shipbuilding as well as Transport sectors underpinned equities.
The Nikkei 225 headed north 0.09% in Tokyo.
On the Nikkei 225 the best performers included Chiyoda Corp, Resona Holdings, Inc and Tokai Carbon Co. They went up respectively 5.83%, 4.19% and 3.72%.
On the contrary, the top losers were represented by Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd, Taisei Corp and TOTO Ltd. They dipped 7.06%, 2.48% and 2.02% respectively.
On the Tokyo Stock Exchange soaring shares outclassed dipping ones by 1712 to 1617, while 251 were intact.
Equities in Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd headed south to 52-week minimum, sliding 7.06% being worth 3478.0. Stocks in Resona Holdings, Inc. tacked on to 52-week peaks, adding 4.19% trading at 676.0.
Estimating the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, the Nikkei Volatility tumbled 1.30% reaching 14.42.
The currency pair USD/JPY gained 0.19% trading at 113.10, EUR/JPY rallied 0.17% reaching 133.87.
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