UK’s PMI sinks to 59.6 7月に, well above expectation of 57.8 と 57.8 flash reading of last month
Indian indices opened higher on Thursday, continuing their gaining streak in the week as both Sensex and Nifty hit record highs in morning deals.
BSE Sensex added 91 ポイント, または 0.2 パーセント, で 54,461, while Nifty advanced 17 ポイント, または 0.1 パーセント, to reach 16,276.
Asian stocks opened weak on Monday following mixed cues from 我ら peers, but recovered their losses in the early hours with Japan, Hong Kong and Mainland Chinese stocks now all trading in the green but with muted gains.
Stocks at the ウォール街 ended mixed on Wednesday with gains in technology shares bringing Nasdaq higher, while worries over economic recovery post Covid-19 heightened and brought the other two leading indices down after job creation at private companies tumbled in July.
At the close in NYSE, インクルード ダウ工業株30種平均 lost almost 1 パーセント, while the S&P 500 index lost half a per cent, pulling the index below the record high it had set a day earlier. The tech-heavy ナスダック総合指数 index, しかしながら, managed to climb 0.13 パーセント.
According to the ADP private payrolls reading, employers added 330,000 positions for the month of July, well below the Dow Jones estimate and sharp below last month’s figures.
ロンドンの FTSE 100 ended in the green, helped by heavyweight financial stocks while upbeat company results and and a positive revision for the UK services PMI boosted momentum.
At the close, the blue-chip index was 18 points or 0.26 per cent higher, led by financial sector as insurer and asset management company Legal and General rose after beating estimates for first-half profit. Investment trust Scottish Mortgage, insurance company Prudential and bank Barclays gained between 1 に 3 パーセント. Speculations of a better bid for betting company Entain helped make it the highest gainer on the index, 上昇 6.1 パーセント.
その間, the domestically focused mid-cap index inched 0.1 per cent higher, with travel and real estate stocks leading the gains.
The final report from IHS Markit showed the UK’s Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) sank to 59.6 7月に, しかしながら, well above the expectation of 57.8 と 57.8 flash reading of last month.