Asian markets close the week on a high
- Asian Market
- 3 weeks ago
Also gained Asian markets continued taking gains following Wall Street’s performance.
Chinese mainland index, the Shanghai Composite inched higher by 0.4%, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose by 1.3% with Sunny Optical, AAC and Tencent all gaining 6%, 3.6% and 3.2% respectively.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 advanced by 1% as Japan Steel rose by 6% and SoftBank Group also gained 1.7%.
Meanwhile the South Korean Kospi climbed by 0.9% as SK Hynix jumped by 5% and Samsung too rose by 3.7%.
Ending the round-up, the Aussie ASX 200 increased by 0.7% with the banking and energy sector enjoying gains, more notably Westpac and Beach energy adding 0.6% and 2.4% respectively.
Source: Smart Trend Team