Morning Report

Equity Shares in Asia declined on Thursday morning following an overnight slip on Wall Street after the closely-watched 10-year Treasury yield touched its lowest in more than a year. The Nikkei 225 in Japan dropped 1.78 percent in early trade. The Topix index also fell 1.73 percent. South Korea’s Kospi shed 0.89 percent. Australia’s ASX […]

Morning Report

Equity Stocks in Asia slipped in Wednesday morning trade as investor concerns over the outlook for the global economy lingered. The Nikkei 225 in Japan declined 0.58 percent in early trade. The Topix index also fell 0.87 percent. In South Korea, the Kospi slipped 0.57 percent. Meanwhile, the ASX 200 in Australia declined 0.5 percent […]

Morning Report

Equity Stocks in Japan bounced back partially on Tuesday morning after the previous trading day’s heavy losses as concerns over the global economy weighed on investor sentiment. Following its Monday tumble, the Nikkei 225 rose 1.25 percent in early trade. The Topix index also added 1.39 percent. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan […]

Morning Report

Equity Stocks in Asia traded higher on Friday morning following an overnight surge on Wall Street, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average posting a gain of more than 200 points. The broad MSCI Asia ex-Japan index rose 0.23 percent to 531.30. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 0.27 percent in early trade. The Topix index also advanced […]