Wednesday’s POMSOX trading session was quiet as both Kina Securities stock indices remained unchanged. The Kina Securities main index KSi was maintained at 4,816.735 points and similarly the Kina Securities Home index, KSHi was steady at 10,675.09 points.
There were no trades registered today.
Meanwhile in off-shore news, U.S. stocks rose in overnight trading, as the three main benchmarks advanced toward fresh records after a series of earnings reports. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 37.87 points, or 0.19%, to 20,090.29 points. The Japan’s Nikkei Stock Average seesawed between gains and losses, as the Japanese yen shrugged off early weakness against the dollar. The index was up 94.59 points or 0.5% at 18,991.28 points. The Australian share market has finished higher for a second day, with traders gaining in confidence throughout the session after resistance held yesterday, following a period of steady selling. The banks led the way, while gains were kept in check by weakness in the energy space. At the close, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index had risen 29.5 points, or 0.52% to 5,651.40 points.