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Asian Shares Advance As Vaccine, Recovery Hopes Triumph Soft US Data

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3% while Japan's Nikkei gained 0.6%.

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Global Stocks Rise As Biden Transition, Vaccine Progress Lift Confidence

On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.12% overnight, the S&P 500 gained 0.56% while the Nasdaq Composite added only 0.22%, underperforming as traders rotated away from big tech names.

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Asian Shares Rise On Hopes For Rapid Vaccine Rollout

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.38%, pushing past a previous record high touched on Friday.

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Asian Shares Rise On Vaccine Bets But Analysts Urge Caution

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.44%, approaching the highest since January 2018. Chinese shares rose 0.37%. Stocks in Japan rose 0.62% to a 29-year high.

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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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Biden Win Pumps Up Risk Assets, Dollar Nurses Losses

E-mini futures for the S&P 500 jumped more than 1.5% on Monday while Nasdaq futures rallied over 2%, signalling a positive start for U.S. markets.

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Asian Shares' Valuations Drop In October To Make Them More Attractive

Analysts have raised Asian companies forward 12-month earnings estimates by 1.5% over the past month, with the region witnessing fewer numbers of COVID-19 cases and most of its factories back in full swing.

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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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Asian Shares In Broad-Based Rally On Eve Of US Election

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 1%, up for the second straight day. The gauge is just 1% shy of a 2-1/2 year high struck in mid-October and up 5% so far this year.

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Asian Shares Rebound On Strong China Data, Oil On Slippery Slope

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.5% to 573.04, as China's Caixin/Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index offered hope the region's success in containing the coronavirus could spare it the economic pain being inflicted on Europe and the United States.

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Asian Shares Falter Again, Poised For First Weekly Loss Since Late-September

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside of Japan was last down 0.3%, on track to the end the week 1.3% lower after four straight weeks of gains.

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Asia's COVID Control Tempers Global Stock Selloff, U.S. Futures Jump

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1%. Japan's Nikkei fell 0.8% and drops in Hong Kong, Sydney, Shanghai and Seoul were smaller than 1.5%.

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Asian Shares Hit By Surging Coronavirus Cases, US Stimulus Woes

MSCI's gauge of Asia Pacific stocks outside Japan was down 0.43%, with Australia's ASX 200 off 1.1% to an almost three-week low.

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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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