July 16, 2019
Asian indices finished higher today as US stocks hit record highs last Friday. The Hang Seng finished 0.29 percent higher at 28,554. The Shanghai Composite finished 0.40 percent higher to 2,942, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0.18 percent lower to 3,347. The Nikkei225 was closed. Australian equities ended 0.65 percent lower at 6,653.