Preparing Asian stock Tuesday as investors to estimate a new round of corporate profit reporting and publishing data on the global economy of many positive Chinese factories.
The Nikkei 225 benchmark in Japan added 0.2 percent to 19.959.41, and South Korea’s Kospi 1 percent to 2426.65. Hong Kong Hang Seng got 0.4 percent, to 27.418.75, and Shanghai Composite Index in China grew 0.4 percent to 3.284.62. Australia, S and P / ASX 200 rose 0.7 percent to 5758.90. Southeast Asian indices are mixed.
Investors focused on the flood of economic data held on Tuesday, from private China’s production survey, which expanded last month’s business, rising four months to the highest level. The procurement manager’s index for Caixin / Markit Chinese factory in contrast to the official poll on Monday showed slower growth and gave a hint of hope for world number to remain. Twice better than the expected economy. After that, the second quarter of the GDP of the eurozone and the US production and income figure follows.
Japanese electronics giant Sony and Honda cars are among the companies announcing their latest quarterly results. The numbers are very strong so far, and investors can see if this trend continues.
The decision of the president of Donald Trump for his telecommunication target director, Anthony Scaramuccija, only 11 days on the job, has caused his concern chaos in the administration in the change, which could undermine investor confidence and still measure the dollar, The same day, the former Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly inaugurated as a White House Chief.
“The big question is now must be sure when this shooting at the White House, which is administration as a whole ripple, in which case it appears that the US dollar is likely to hit them to avoid” He told Michael Everyone, Head of Asia-Pacific Research at Rabobank, writes in a commentary. – Or the necessary discipline of the new Generalstab could bring and trump commands?
Important sights US He had a mixed finish. Standard & Poor’s 500 fell 0.1 percent to 2.470.30, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average is built at a record rate to end 0.3 percent to 21.891.12. The Nasdaq Composite lost 0.4 percent to 6348.12.
The dollar fell to 110.10 yen from 110.26 yen. The euro went up to $ 1.1830 from 1.1841 dollars.
Naftaska collection continues to slow down. Estimated value of US crude 16 cents to $ 50.33 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The contract rose 46 cents Monday to settle at $ 50.17 per barrel. Brent crude oil, an international standard, in London, has picked up 15 cents to $ 52.65 a barrel.