The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Wednesday.
The Shanghai Composite Index opened at 2,882.96 points, down 8.60 points, or 0.30 percent.
The Shenzhen Component Index opened at 10,978.31 points, down 37.25 points, or 0.34 percent.
The Hang Seng Index opened at 24,111.67 points, down 134.01 points, or 0.55 percent.
The S&P/ASX 200 index opened at 5,334.90 points, down 68.10 points, or 1.26 percent.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average opened at 20,078.00 points, down 288.48 points, or 1.42 percent.
The Straits Times Index opened at 2,573.71 points, down 14.10 points, or 0.54 percent.
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index opened at 1,897.50 points, down 24.67 points, or 1.28 percent.
IN THE UNITED STATES
The S&P 500 Index closed at 2,870.12 points, down 60.20 points, or 2.05 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 23,764.78 points, down 457.21 points, or 1.89 percent.
The Nasdaq Composite Index closed at 9,002.55 points, up 9,001.55 points, or 900,155.08 percent.
The DAX Index closed at 10,819.50 points, down 5.49 points, or 0.05 percent.
The FTSE 100 Index closed at 5,994.77 points, up 55.04 points, or 0.93 percent.
The Paris CAC 40 closed at 4,472.50 points, down 17.71 points, or 0.39 percent. Enditem
(This article is generated by Xinhua News Robot.)