Morning Report

Equity Stocks in Asia saw gains in morning trade on Tuesday — despite a tepid finish on Wall Street as geopolitical uncertainty continue to weigh on investors. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 1.01 percent in early trade, while the Topix gained 1.03 percent . South Korea’s Kospi was slightly higher. The ASX 200 in Australia recovered […]

Morning Report

Asian shares started the week on the backfoot on Monday as worries about global growth, U.S. politics and the ongoing Sino-U.S. tariff war kept investors cautious, while the safe-haven greenback held near a six-week top against major currencies. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was a tad weaker after it was toppled […]

Morning Report

Equity Asian stocks slipped on Friday as investors fretted about a broadening global economic slowdown, with sentiment not helped by the absence of any positive signs for a resolution in the U.S.-China trade row. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed 0.3 percent, easing back from a four-month peak touched the previous day. […]

Morning Report

Equity Asia markets gain as investors wait for the Reserve Bank of Australia’s policy decision.Stocks in Japan and Australia gained Tuesday morning as most other major Asian markets remain closed for public holidays. Japan’s Nikkei 225 added 0.37 percent in early trade while the Topix index gained 0.41 percent. In Australia, the benchmark ASX 200gained […]