Apr 28, 2016 at 11:35 | Source: CNBC
The benchmark Nikkei 225 was down 3.24 percent, compared to a 1.41 percent gain before the decision. The Topix index fell 2.15 percent.
Apr 28, 2016 at 08:10 | Source: CNBC
In Japan, the Nikkei 225 advanced 1.03 percent, while across the Korean Strait, the Kospi wavered between positive and negative territory before trading down 0.19 percent.
Apr 15, 2016 at 08:41 | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei was down 0.3 percent, while Australian shared edged up 0.4 percent. Other modest gainers included Malaysian and Indonesian stocks.
Apr 15, 2016 at 08:27 | Source: Reuters
Bank of America Corp shares rose 2.5 percent, giving the biggest boost to the S&P 500, after the No. 2 US bank by assets reported a slide in quarterly profit in line with expectations. Wells Fargo shares slipped 0.5 percent after the bank's quarterly report.
Apr 13, 2016 at 07:49 | Source: CNBC
Australia's ASX 200 was up 1.18 percent in early trade, boosted by advances in the heavily-weighted financials subindex, up 1.07 percent. The energy and materials subindexes were also up 2.81 and 2.76 percent respectively.
Apr 11, 2016 at 07:45 | Source: CNBC
Australia's ASX 200 was off 0.25 percent, weighed by a 0.48 percent decline in the heavily-weighted financials subindex. The energy subindex advanced 1.51 percent, while the materials subindex was up 0.63 percent.
Apr 08, 2016 at 07:55 | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.5 percent while Japan's Nikkei dropped 1.4 percent to near-two-month lows, with financials coming under pressure.
Apr 07, 2016 at 07:57 | Source: CNBC
Australia's ASX 200 was up 0.48 percent, while in South Korea, the Kospi was higher by 0.26 percent. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 wavered in early trade before trading up 0.72 percent.
Apr 06, 2016 at 07:49 | Source: CNBC
Australia's ASX 200 was up 0.10 percent and South Korea's Kospi was up 0.31 percent as of 8:56 a.m. HK/SIN time. Japan's Nikkei 225 erased initial gains to slip 0.18 percent.
Apr 05, 2016 at 07:50 | Source: CNBC
Evan Lucas, market strategist at IG, said in a morning note that "Oil is clearly repricing on the idea that 'no deal' will be inked, showing that OPEC is just a cartel by name and not by action."