The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Wednesday.
The Shanghai Composite Index opened at 2,979.52 points, down 5.45 points, or 0.18 percent.
The Shenzhen Component Index opened at 11,300.16 points, down 6.33 points, or 0.06 percent.
The Hang Seng Index opened at 27,486.46 points, down 43.74 points, or 0.16 percent.
The S&P/ASX 200 index opened at 7,121.20 points, up 7.50 points, or 0.11 percent.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average opened at 23,330.00 points, up 136.20 points, or 0.59 percent.
The Straits Times Index opened at 3,199.22 points, up 2.59 points, or 0.08 percent.
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index opened at 2,222.51 points, up 13.63 points, or 0.62 percent.
IN THE UNITED STATES
The S&P 500 Index closed at 3,370.29 points, down 9.87 points, or 0.29 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 29,232.19 points, down 165.89 points, or 0.56 percent.
The Nasdaq Composite Index closed at 9,732.74 points, up 1.57 points, or 0.02 percent.
The DAX Index closed at 13,681.19 points, down 102.70 points, or 0.75 percent.
The FTSE 100 Index closed at 7,382.01 points, down 51.24 points, or 0.69 percent.
The Paris CAC 40 closed at 6,056.82 points, down 29.12 points, or 0.48 percent. Enditem
(This article is generated by Xinhua News Robot.)