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Overnight Markets: US stocks retreat after last week’s sell-off
by Himanshu Singh on Jan 28, 2014 at 02:42
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index was little changed at 135 as of 11:13 a.m. in Tokyo. Japan’s Topix index added 0.2%, after yesterday posting its steepest decline since August, as the yen weakened against the dollar.
South Korea’s Kospi Index added 0.2%. China’s Shanghai Composite Index also climbed 0.2%, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index slipped 0.1%. Australia’s ASX/200 Index fell 0.8%, led by miners and banks. New Zealand’s NZX 50 Index added 0.1%.
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