Asia opens lower; Nikkei down 0.9%, Kospi down 0.2% -Sai Proficient

Asia opened lower on Monday, with markets focus on the sliding dollar and the upcoming two-day policy meeting from the Fed later in the week. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 fell 0.86 percent to 19,926.49, while the Topix index was down 0.93 percent at 1,614.96. Across the Korean strait, the Kospi was down 0.15 percent. For … More Asia opens lower; Nikkei down 0.9%, Kospi down 0.2% -Sai Proficient

Asia stocks hit nine-and-a-half-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings-Sai Proficient

Asian shares scaled near-decade peak on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global stocks to a record high on strong US corporate earnings, while investors awaited the Japanese and European central bank meetings for clues on their policy outlooks. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.15 percent, hovering near its highest level … More Asia stocks hit nine-and-a-half-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings-Sai Proficient

Market Live: Sensex off day’s high, Nifty hovers around 9800 ITC drags-Sai Proficient

Technology stocks continued to run on short covering for second consecutive session, especially after SEBI imposed restriction on foreign portfolio investors from issuing participatory notes. In two sessions, the Nifty IT index surged over 5 percent as it was one of the sectors that used foreign investors for short covering. “Sectors likely to see sharpest … More Market Live: Sensex off day’s high, Nifty hovers around 9800 ITC drags-Sai Proficient