DJIA22645.56
LIVE-4.18(-0.02%)
NDX8049.31
LIVE-32.35(-0.40%)

Asia stocks fall as Wall Street rout continues amid coronavirus fears


Wednesday, 26 February 2020 08:01 WIB

MSCI Asia Pacific


c_740_198_16777215_00_images_assets_ASIA_800x-1.jpg

Shares in Asia declined in Wednesday morning trade after stocks on Wall Street plunged for a second day -- as investors scrambled for safety amid concerns over the coronavirus outbreak beyond China.

The Nikkei 225 slipped 1.07% in early trade after dropping more than 3% on Tuesday. The Topix index also saw a 1.07% decline. South Korea’s Kospi also fell 1.79% while the Kosdaq dropped 1.62%.

In Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 was down 1.74% as the sectors traded lower.

Overall, the MSCI Asia ex-Japan index traded 0.59% lower.

Source: CNBC


RELATED NEWS

  • Hong Kong stocks enjoyed another healthy rally Tuesday, in line with an Asia-wide advance and following a surge on Wall Street, with traders cheered by signs the rate of coronavirus infections is slow...

POPULAR NEWS

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.