Tuesday , April 20 2021

US elections have raised indexes on Wall Street



Shares on European stock exchanges and Volstrit today grew, while Asian equity markets have seen different results.

The French index KAK 40 grew by 1.1 percent in the afternoon, the FTSE 100 index by 1.0 percent and the German DAKS by 0.7 percent.

In the United States, stock indices also continue after the Democrats have taken control of the House of Representatives in the congressional elections, and Republicans retain the majority in the Senate.

The S & P 500 rose 34 points or 1.3 percent to 2,789 points, industrial Dau Jones by 265 points or 1.0 percent to 25,900 points and the Nasdaq technology by 134 points or 1.8 percent to 7 510 points. The dollar weakened to 113.36 yen from yesterday's 113.40 yen and the euro appreciated at 1.1469 USD from 1.1413 dollars.

In Japan, Japan's Nike index fell by 0.3 percent, Kospi from South Korea by 0.5 percent, while Hang Seng Hang Seng rose 0.1 percent.


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