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Thai shares near 4-week lows; Philippine marginally down BANGKOK: Thai shares fell to their lowest closing level in almost four weeks on Thursday amid a fall in the local currency and late selloffs in energy stocks, while the Philippine index erased early gains due to foreign-led selling and before the central bank's interest rate decision.The SET index closed down 1.1 percent, trimming its gain on the month to 1.1 percent. Shares of the country's top two energy firms, PTT and PTT Exploration and Production, fell more than 2 percent each."We had a bit of negative sentiment building up late in the day, including a weaker baht and selling in energy shares related to global oil prices," said Koraphat Vorachet, a strategist with Nomura Pattanasin, as brent crude slipped below $106 a barrel.The baht led daily losses among emerging Asian currencies on renewed worries about a recession in the second quarter while the Bank of Thailand insisted that economic ...

Sri Lankan stocks gain slightly on expectation of better earnings COLOMBO: Sri Lankan stocks rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday to their near three-year closing high on expectation of strong corporate earnings, while declining interest rates and continued foreign buying also buoyed sentiment.The main stock index ended 0.18 percent, or 12.06 points, firmer at 6,813.90, its highest close since Sept. 20, 2011. It rose 6.82 percent in July, extending the year-to date gain to 15.24 percent."Earning hopes are still driving the market. Lower ...
Indian shares fall most in 2-1/2 weeks; earnings fail to impress MUMBAI: India's broader NSE index fell nearly 1 percent on Thursday, marking its biggest single-day fall in nearly 2-1/2 weeks, weighed down by foreign investors' sales after earnings at blue chips such as Maruti Suzuki Ltd failed to impress markets.Foreign investors, who played a major part in the NSE index hitting a record high last week, sold cash shares worth $63.4 million on Wednesday, marking their first sales in 10 days.The losses were exacerbated as ...
China shares flat in morning trade SHANGHAI: Chinese stocks were flat in morning trade Thursday as investors awaited fresh cues for direction, dealers said.The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index edged down 0.08 percent, or 1.67 points, to 2,179.57.The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, slipped 0.10 percent, or 1.12 points, to 1,149.44.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...
Nikkei rises to fresh 6-month high led by exporters, banks TOKYO: Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a fresh six-month high on Thursday after solid US growth buoyed sentiment and as the weakening yen lifted exporters, while Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group's earnings boosted the banking sector.Bucking the strength, Nintendo Co dived 6.3 percent to a seven-week low after the video game maker posted a worse-than-expected operating loss in the April-June quarter.The Nikkei rose 0.7 percent to 15,759.66 points in mid-morning trade, the highest since Jan. ...
Taiwan stocks fall 1.2pc; techs, banks down TAIPEI: Taiwan stocks fell 1.3 percent on Thursday after a newspaper reported Taiwan's financial regulators were planning to issue new rules for foreign brokerages writing reports on individual stocks.As of 0230 GMT, the main TAIEX index had slipped to 9,320.53, lagging other regional bourses, in spite of Taiwan's economy posting its best annual growth in 18 months.Taiwan will require foreign brokerages that issue reports on individual stocks to assert their ownership of the reports if ...
South Korea stocks set to snap 4-day rise on profit-taking, won pressured SEOUL: South Korean shares are poised to snap a four-day rally on Thursday as investors took profit early in the session, while the Korean won also fell on broad dollar strength stemming from stronger-than-expected US second-quarter growth.The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) was down half a percent at 2,072.59 points as of 0311 GMT.The local currency was quoted at 1,025.8 against the dollar, down 0.2 percent from Wednesday's onshore trade at 1,024.3."The won may ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,982.59 0.13
Arrow Nasdaq 4,444.91 0.10
Arrow S&P 1,978.91 0.03
Arrow FTSE 6,788.07 0.05
Arrow DAX 9,598.17 0.48
Arrow CAC-40 4,344.77 0.33
Arrow Nikkei 15,529.40 0.46
Arrow H.Seng 24,428.63 0.88
Arrow Sensex 25,991.23 0.52

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