Market Talk – December 9, 2020

ASIA:

The major Asian stock markets had a mixed day today:

  • NIKKEI 225 increased 350.86 points or 1.33% to 26,817.94
  • Shanghai decreased 38.21 points or -1.12% to 3,371.96
  • Hang Seng increased 198.28 points or 0.75% to 26,502.84
  • ASX 200 increased 40.80 points or 0.61% to 6,728.50
  • Kospi decreased 54.54 points or 2.02% to 2,755.47
  • SENSEX increased 494.99 points or 1.09% to 46,103.50
  • Nifty50 increased 136.15 points or 1.02% to 13,529.1

 EUROPE/EMEA:

The major European stock markets had a mixed day:

  • CAC 40 decreased 13.85 points or -0.25% to 5,546.82
  • FTSE 100 increased 5.47 points or 0.08% to 6,564.29
  • DAX 30 increased 61.77 points or 0.47% to 13,340.26

US/AMERICAS:

US Market Closings:

  • Dow declined 105.07 points or -0.35% to 30,068.81
  • S&P 500 declined 29.43 points or -0.79% to 3,672.82
  • Nasdaq declined 243.82 points or -1.94% to 12,338.95
  • Russell 2000 declined 15.63 points or -0.82% to 1,902.15

Canada Market Closings:

  • TSX Composite declined 79.14 points or -0.45% to 17,559.86
  • TSX 60 declined 2.86 points or -0.27% to 1,048.13

Brazil Market Closing:

  • Bovespa declined 791.9 points or -0.7% to 113,001.16

ENERGY:

  • Crude advanced 0.11 points or 0.24% to a volume of 402,801 (price 45.71)
  • Brent advanced 0.25 or 0.51% to a volume of 264,950 (price 49.09)
  • Natural Gas advanced 0.026 points or 1.08% to a volume of 155,965 (price 2.425)