SINGAPORE-Asia-Pacific stock markets fell on Thursday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell overnight First decline in 2022.
In Japan, Nikkei 225 The Topix Index fell 2.88% to 28,487.87 points, and the Topix Index fell 2.07% to 1,997.01 points.The Australian stock market has also been hit hard because Standard & Poor’s/Australian Stock Exchange 200 That day fell 2.74% to 7,358.30, and the stock price was Postpaid It fell by nearly 11%.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index As of the last hour of trading, the index fell 0.14%.Debt-rich Hong Kong stock developer shares China Evergrande Group Up nearly 2%. Reuters report The company will seek a six-month delay in onshore bond payments.
Korean Cospi It fell 1.13% to close at 2,920.53.
In Southeast Asia, Straits Times Index Outperformed the broader market, rising about 0.6% in afternoon trading.
The MSCI Asia Pacific’s broadest index outside of Japan fell 1.32%.
Action is coming 10-year U.S. Treasury Bond Continue to rise, rising to 1.264% in the afternoon of the Asian trading session. The rate of return is inversely proportional to the price.
The minutes of the Fed’s December meeting released on Wednesday showed that officials were Ready to actively call back policy help.
After the meeting minutes were released, the major Wall Street stock indexes fell sharply, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index falling 1.94% to 4,700.58. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 392.54 points to 36,407.11, while the technology-based Nasdaq Composite Index fell 3.34% to 15,100.17.
Oil prices fell in the afternoon of Asian trading hours, international benchmarks Brent crude oil futures It fell 0.75% to US$80.19 per barrel. U.S. crude oil futures It fell by 0.73% to US$77.28 per barrel.
This Dollar index96.308, which tracks the exchange rate of the U.S. dollar against a basket of currencies, is after seeing an earlier low of 96.122.
This Japanese Yen The transaction price was 115.91 per U.S. dollar, which was lower than the level of 115.5 per U.S. dollar earlier this week.This Australian dollar After seeing the earlier high of $0.7222, it changed hands to $0.7163.