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Overnight Markets: US stocks down on weak economic data
by Himanshu Singh on Feb 26, 2014 at 02:43
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index slid 0.2% to 138 as of 10:59 a.m. in Tokyo. Japan’s Topix index slid 0.4% with trading volume more than 29 percent less than its 30-day intraday average.
South Korea’s Kospi index fell 0.1%. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index advanced 0.2% and New Zealand’s NZX 50 Index retreated 0.1%.Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index gained 0.3%, while the Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index dropped 0.2%.
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