Wall Street struggled to increase, Japan – Korea stocks regained the green color
The green color returned to Asian stocks in the morning session of September 25, regardless of Wall Street last night with a turbulent session.
|South Korea’s Kospi increased by 0.67% in the morning session of September 25. Documentary photo: AFP|
In Japan, the Nikkei 225 increased by 0.48% while the Topix slipped 0.52%. South Korea’s Kospi increased by 0.67%. Meanwhile, the S & P / ASX 200 of Australia reached an increase of 0.81%. Overall, the MSCI Asia-Pacific Index (excluding Japan) edged up 0.33%.
Investors are closely following the volatility of the Chinese market after market ranking organization FTSE Russell said on 24/9 that Chinese government bonds are expected to be included in the FTSE World Government Bond Index. from October 2021.
Wall Street stocks last night struggled to score. The Dow Jones industrial average fluctuated strongly and at one point increased and decreased by 200-300 points, but at the close, it still increased 52.31 points, or 0.2%, to 26,815.44.
Meanwhile, the S&P 500 rose 0.3 percent to close at 3,246.59 points while the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.4 percent to close at 10,672.27.
The new US economic stimulus package continues to attract the attention of investors after the information that Democrats in the US House of Representatives are designing an economic stimulus package worth $ 2,400 billion, at the same time the Democrats also wants to restart talks with the White House after talks fell apart last month.
The US dollar index against other major currencies this morning rose from 93 to 94,303. Japanese Yen weakened and converted 105.46 JPY / USD compared to 104.4 JPY / USD normally seen this week, while Australian dollar depreciated to 1 AUD / 0.7053 USD from 1 AUD / 0 , 72 USD previously set.
Oil prices on the Asian market this morning dipped. Futures prices for Brent crude fell 0.31% to $ 41.81 / barrel, while the US crude futures price slid 0.27% to $ 40.20 / barrel.