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Asia Sets Up Global Stocks For Extended Bull Run On Economic Optimism

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.45% while Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4% to a 30-year high.

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Asian Stocks Ease On China Liquidity Worries, Stimulus Hopes Lift US Bond Yields

The S&P 500 gained 0.10% while the Nasdaq Composite lost 0.02%. NYSE Fang+ index of leading tech giants hit an intraday record high, thanks to 7.4% gain in Google parent Alphabet following its strong earnings.

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Asian Shares Unsettled By Wall Street Swoon, Short Seller Squeeze

Japan's Nikkei fell 1.3%, its sharpest drop since October, and Chinese blue chips 1.5%. South Korea eased 0.9% led by losses in Samsung after it reported earnings.

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Asia Shares Mostly Lower Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases, Washington Turmoil

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.29%, the S&P 500 lost 0.66% and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.25%.

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Asian Stocks Hit Fresh Records On Hopes For Global Recovery

Seoul's Kospi led the way, charging 2.8% higher, also to a record high. In Tokyo, the Nikkei added 1.73%, hitting its highest level since August 1990.

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Global Stocks Fall As Investors Brace For Possible 'Blue Sweep' In Georgia

Futures for the S&P 500 fell 0.8%, while Nasdaq futures shed 1.6% on fears Democrats could pursue tighter regulations on big tech firms.

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Global Markets: Stocks Loiter At Record Highs, Waiting For Congress; Oil Jumps

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3% to touch an all-time high. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.2%, though both fell back to flat while investors waited for U.S. lawmakers to agree on stimulus.

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Asia Stocks Climb On Vaccine, US Stimulus Optimism

Chinese shares started firm with the blue-chip CSI 300 index adding 0.25%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index climbed 0.8%.

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Stocks Hit Record High As Biden, Vaccine Lift Global Prospects

On Wall Street on Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.54% to 30,046.24 while the S&P 500 gained 1.62%, to 3,635.41, also a record high. The Nasdaq Composite added 1.31%.

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Asian Stocks Rally As Investors Applaud Vaccine Development

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures was up 1% in early trade but there was marginal weakness in China as the CSI300 Index slipped by 0.24%.

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Wall Street Set To Jump After Biden Election Win

Shares in both Europe and Asia surged on Monday, with MSCI's broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside of Japan up 1.4% after a 6.2% gain in the prior week, its best weekly performance in five months.

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Asian Shares At Near Three-Year Peak; Dollar, US Yield Head South

Japan's Nikkei average rose 0.7% to almost its best level in 30 years while MSCI's broadest gauge of Asian Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3%.

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Stocks Dip On Surging Virus Cases, Stimulus Doubts

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed 0.2%. Japan's Nikkei finished 1% lower, and South Korea's main index lost 0.7%.

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Asian Shares Defy Wall Street Gains As China Rally Cools

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped into negative territory in the Asian session, down 0.09%.

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China Gains Hoist Asian Stocks To Two-Year Peak

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.8% to 2-1/2-year highs, buoyed by a 2% gain in Chinese blue chips and a 1.5% rise by Hong Kong's Hang Seng index.

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