Singapore — Japanese stocks were expected to rise at the opening on Monday as many major Asia-Pacific markets are closed due to holidays.
Futures showed high openness of Japanese equities. The Nikkei futures contract in Chicago was 30,025 and the futures contract in Osaka was 29,980.Compared to that Nikkei 225 The final closing price is 29,854.
Markets in Australia, mainland China and Hong Kong are closed on Mondays due to holidays.
In economic development, the US Department of Labor reported on Friday that non-farm payrolls increased by 916,000 in March. This far exceeds the 675,000 increase expected by economists surveyed by Dow Jones.
The unemployment rate has also fallen to 6%, in line with economists’ expectations surveyed by Dow Jones.
The· USD indexTracking the dollar against the baskets of other companies in the same industry was 93.013, out of the level above 93.3 seen at the end of last month.
The· Japanese yen It traded at 110.71 per dollar, weaker than the level of about 110.5 against the dollar seen last week.The· Australian dollar I changed my hand at $ 0.7609, above the level below $ 0.756 seen last week.
Japanese stock prices are rising as major markets in the Asia-Pacific region are closed
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