Asian stocks mixed

SEOUL, South Korea | Asian stocks mixed as investors digest US, Japan data

SEOUL, South Korea — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after strong factory data from the U.S. helped spur gains overnight on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Investors shrugged off a report Thursday of weak machinery orders in Japan a day after growth data came in lower than expected, with the Nikkei 225 index jumping 0.7 … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | Asian stocks mixed as investors digest US, Japan data

Asian stocks mixed, with trade, US politics in focus

SEOUL, South Korea /March 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday as investors remained cautious about U.S. plans to raise tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. Uncertainty over White House politics also cast a shadow. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell 0.6 percent to 21,676.51, while South Korea’s Kospi edged 0.1 … Continue reading Asian stocks mixed, with trade, US politics in focus

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street’s sharp decline

BEIJING /January 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street recorded its biggest decline since August. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.6 percent to 3,465.82 and Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 lost 0.8 percent to 23,098.29. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng edged 0.1 percent lower to 32,589.83 and Sydney’s S&P-ASX 200 added … Continue reading Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street’s sharp decline