Asian stocks mixed

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