Asian markets trade mixed as Wall Street struggles
- Asian Market
- 2 weeks ago
Asian indices were faring slighlty better in today’s exchange as Wall Street had another losing session.
Mainland China’s Shanghai Composite increased by 0.9% while in Hong Kong the Hang Seng inched higher by 0.2% as Sunny Optical and AAC advanced by 3.3% and 3.4% respectively.
In Japan the Nikkei 225 was lower by 0.7% although Rakuten and Nintendo both enjoyed gains.
The Kospi in Seoul also retreated by 0.5% as Samsung and SK Hynix both shed 0.5% and 2.3% while LG surged by 4.3%.
Ending the session was the ASX200 in Australia which rose by 0.7% as Rio Tinto rose by 1% and Fortescue also climbed by 1.6%.
Source: Smart Trend Team