MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.2 percent. Trade was thin with Wall Street closed on Monday for Martin Luther King Day.
17 Jan 2017, 7.32 am | Source: Reuters
Chinese markets were under heavy pressure in early trade. The Shanghai composite fell 1.1 percent and the Shenzhen composite dropping 1.479 percent. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index declined 0.73 percent.
16 Jan 2017, 7.45 am | Source: CNBC
Japan's Nikkei stock index rose 0.4 percent, on track to shed 1.2 percent for the week.
13 Jan 2017, 7.44 am | Source: Reuters
Japanese benchmark Nikkei 225 dropped 0.91 percent, as the yen strengthened against the dollar. A stronger yen is generally bad news for Japanese companies as it makes exports more expensive and lowers repatriated profits earned o...
12 Jan 2017, 7.50 am | Source: CNBC
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed in early Wednesday trade.
11 Jan 2017, 7.47 am | Source: Reuters
Over in South Korea, the Kospi was down 0.26 percent in opening trade.
10 Jan 2017, 7.40 am | Source: CNBC
MSCI's ex-Japan Asia-Pacific shares index .rose 0.3 percent after posting a rare loss in the previous session. Australia's S&P/ASX200 rose 1 percent while Hong Kong shares rose 0.4 percent. Trading was light because Japan is shut ...
09 Jan 2017, 7.49 am | Source: Reuters
The Nikkei Stock Average was down 0.56 percent. Shares of Toyota fell 2.03 percent, Nissan was down 2.04 percent, Honda off by 1.06 percent, Mazda Motor down 1.83 percent and Mitsubishi Motors off by 1.53 percent.
06 Jan 2017, 7.53 am | Source: CNBC
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific stocks outside Japan gained 0.2 percent, on track for a eighth consecutive session of gains. Early Asian markets such as Australia rose 0.4 percent.
05 Jan 2017, 7.38 am | Source: Reuters
The Nikkei 225 leaped up 1.73 percent while the Topix bounced up 1.83 percent, likely due to expectations of a weaker yen after the greenback hit a 14-year high overnight against a basket of currencies.
04 Jan 2017, 7.36 am | Source: CNBC
Australian shares, however, were off to a robust start, jumping almost 1 percent, while South Korea added 0.2 percent.
03 Jan 2017, 7.45 am | Source: Reuters
Starting with a botched attempt to reduce volatility that instead triggered a spectacular meltdown, Chinese bourses have spent the year struggling against feckless policymakers, massive capital flight and a languishing currency.
30 Dec 2016, 3.30 pm | Source: PTI
Chinese shares spent most of the year clawing back from a brutal January, sparked in part by fears of a hard landing for the economy.
30 Dec 2016, 11.16 am | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed early on Friday.
30 Dec 2016, 7.38 am | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei lost 0.7 percent, edging away from its recent one-year top. Australia's main index eased 0.4 percent, having touched a 17-month peak the previous day.
29 Dec 2016, 7.44 am | Source: Reuters
Australian stocks were up 0.9 percent. Japan's Nikkei was little changed.
28 Dec 2016, 7.36 am | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat, with Australia closed.
27 Dec 2016, 7.50 am | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei also lost 0.1 percent, but is set to end the week with a small 0.1 percent gain.
23 Dec 2016, 7.44 am | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was slightly higher in early trade, while Japan's Nikkei stock index slumped 0.6 percent.
22 Dec 2016, 7.49 am | Source: Reuters
Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 opened up 0.34 percent.
21 Dec 2016, 7.45 am | Source: CNBC
Japan's Nikkei 225 was near flat, down 0.05 percent, ahead of the Bank of Japan (BOJ) monetary policy decision.
20 Dec 2016, 7.44 am | Source: CNBC
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan tacked on 0.1 percent after falling to its lowest level in three weeks on Friday. Japan's Nikkei dipped 0.2 percent from one-year high.
19 Dec 2016, 7.47 am | Source: Reuters
From 9.15 to 11.15 Nifty will go up. Between 11.15 to 12.33 Nifty may remain soft, says Ganesha.
16 Dec 2016, 8.29 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
In a move that reverberated across the financial markets, the Fed on Wednesday raised rates for the first time in a year and hinted at three hikes to follow in 2017, up from the two projected in September.
16 Dec 2016, 7.44 am | Source: Reuters
Asian shares and currencies struggled on Thursday after the Federal Reserve raised rates for the first time in a year and hinted at the risk of a faster pace of tightening than investors were positioned for.
15 Dec 2016, 6.57 am | Source: Reuters
India is still among the preferred market within Asia for Nomura as it remains one of the fastest growing economies despite hiccups, says Head of Equities – India Prabhat Awasthi.
14 Dec 2016, 6.00 pm | Source: CNBC-TV18
Japan's Nikkei went the other way, easing 0.1 percent with moves across the region modest at best.
14 Dec 2016, 7.46 am | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged up 0.1 percent in early trade, while Japan's Nikkei stock index slid 0.5 percent as the dollar came off highs against the yen.
13 Dec 2016, 7.53 am | Source: Reuters
The Nikkei 225 surged 0.98 percent at its open, as the yen weakened against the dollar, trading at 115.39 as of 8:05 am HK/SIN, compared to levels around 113 last week.
12 Dec 2016, 7.50 am | Source: CNBC
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan wobbled close to the previous session's close in early trading, poised for a weekly gain of 2.2 percent.
09 Dec 2016, 8.06 am | Source: Reuters