A man walks past an electronic board showing the stock index in Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 4, 2014. Tokyo stocks tumbled on Tuesday, with the Nikkei index ending 4.18 percent lower, hitting the lowest closing level since last October. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dived 610.66 points, from Monday at 14,008.47, its lowest finish since Oct. 8. (Xinhua/Stringer)
A man walks past an electronic board showing the stock index in Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 4, 2014. Tokyo stocks tumbled on Tuesday, with the Nikkei index ending 4.18 percent lower, hitting the lowest closing level since last October. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dived 610.66 points, from Monday at 14,008.47, its lowest finish since Oct. 8. (Xinhua/Stringer)

The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Wednesday.

IN THE UNITED STATES

The S&P 500 Index opened at 3,096.46 points, up 6.23 points, or 0.20 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened at 26,762.47 points, up 59.15 points, or 0.22 percent.
The Nasdaq Composite Index opened at 8,965.10 points, up 12.93 points, or 0.14 percent.

IN EUROPE

The DAX Index opened at 11,994.01 points, up 8.62 points, or 0.07 percent.
The FTSE 100 Index opened at 6,718.20 points, up 0.00 points, or 0.00 percent.
The Paris CAC 40 opened at 5,400.43 points, up 7.26 points, or 0.13 percent.

IN ASIA

The Shanghai Composite Index closed at 3,011.67 points, up 18.77 points, or 0.63 percent.
The Shenzhen Component Index closed at 11,493.02 points, up 8.81 points, or 0.08 percent.
The Hang Seng Index closed at 26,222.07 points, down 62.75 points, or 0.24 percent.
The S&P/ASX 200 index closed at 6,325.40 points, down 110.30 points, or 1.71 percent.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average closed at 21,100.06 points, up 17.33 points, or 0.08 percent.
The Straits Times Index closed at 3,025.03 points, up 5.47 points, or 0.18 percent.
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index closed at 2,059.33 points, up 45.18 points, or 2.24 percent. Enditem
(This article is generated by Xinhua News Robot.)

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