Asian stocks mixed

BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed on US-China trade worries

BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after a Chinese government report accusing the Trump administration of bullying other countries, dampening hopes for a settlement in their escalating tariff war. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.8 percent to 2,776.33 and Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 added 0.2 percent to 23,908.17. Sydney’s S&P-ASX 200 gained … Continue reading BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed on US-China trade worries

BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed as investors await US tariff hike

BEIJING — Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday after Wall Street’s gains as investors waited for a new U.S. tariff hike in a trade battle with China. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent to 2,661.33, while Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 added 1 percent to 22,595.52. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng retreated 0.3 percent to 26,538.58 … Continue reading BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed as investors await US tariff hike

SINGAPORE | Asian stocks mixed on fears of more US tariffs on China

SINGAPORE— Asian shares were mostly lower on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump declared he was considering tariffs on an additional $267 billion in Chinese goods, ratcheting up tensions between the world’s two biggest economies. It overshadowed a strong U.S. jobs report that kept the Fed on track to raise interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Asian stocks mixed on fears of more US tariffs on China

SINGAPORE | Asian stocks mixed on trade worries, weak Chinese data

SINGAPORE  — Asian shares were mixed on Tuesday as the lack of new leads following a U.S. market holiday kept trade worries and slowing Chinese manufacturing activity in the spotlight. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 0.1 percent to 22,693.17, while the Kospi in South Korea gained 0.4 percent to 2,315.04. Hong Kong’s Hang … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Asian stocks mixed on trade worries, weak Chinese data

SINGAPORE  | Asian stocks mixed as trade tensions weigh on US tech sector

SINGAPORE — Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday, as moves by the U.S to gain an upper hand on trade with China weighed on the technology sector. Tech stocks have been the pillar of the Wall Street’s long-running bull market. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose less than 0.1 percent to 22,347.14 and … Continue reading SINGAPORE  | Asian stocks mixed as trade tensions weigh on US tech sector

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