Japanese stock exchange follows Wall Street in the red

Stock Exchange in Japan

Investors in Asia are skeptical of the USA.

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Such After weak guidelines from Wall Street, the Tokyo stock exchange also trended weaker. Above all, investors who had recently invested heavily in technology stocks took profits on Thursday. The Nikkei index, comprising 225 values, was 1.1 percent lower at 28,323 points. The broader Topix index fell 0.9 percent and stood at 1844 points.

The Shanghai stock exchange was 1.4 percent in the red. The index of the most important companies in Shanghai and Shenzen lost 2.2 percent. The MSCI index for Asian stocks outside of Japan fell 1.1 percent.

In Asian foreign exchange trading, the dollar gained 0.2 percent to 104.34 yen and stagnated at 6.4803 yuan. In relation to the Swiss currency, it was quoted 0.1 percent higher at 0.8892 francs. In parallel, the euro fell 0.2 percent to 1.2089 dollars and fell 0.1 percent to 1.0755 francs. The pound sterling lost 0.2 percent to $ 1.3666.
More: The US Federal Reserve is leaving the key interest rate in the range of zero to 0.25 percent. She is in no hurry to initiate a turnaround in interest rates anytime soon.

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