TOKYO / HONG KONG / SHANGHAI / SYDNEY / MUMBAI (Reuters) – Disappointing figures from Apple, Microsoft and Yahoo have charged most stock markets in Asia on Wednesday. The Japan-heavy composite index Stoxx 600 Asia / Pacific have lost 1.19 percent to 175.93 points.
In Tokyo ended the Nikkei 225 index to trade with minus 1.19 percent to 20 593.67 points. Especially Japanese Apple suppliers came under pressure after the forecast of US iPhone manufacturer for the current quarter loaded. The shares fell 3.27 percent Mineba about. Apple presented on Tuesday evening sales 49-51 billion dollars in prospect. Analysts had expected from more than 51 billion dollars.
When asked, however, were the papers of the chemical company Mitsui Chemicals. After the presentation of good half-year figures, the paper became more expensive by more than 12 percent. Toshiba slumped to 1.70 percent: After the conglomerate had announced consequences to its board in an accounting scandal the day before, and the stock was then increased by more than 6 percent, now profit taking followed. Apparently, according to traders worried now that Toshiba threaten penalties in the billions.
In China, the CSI 300 was the 300 largest Chinese enterprises in the mainland after four friendly trading days moderately by 0.21 percent to 4157.16 points to. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng Index closed & lt; HSI.X.HOX & gt; with 0.99 percent lower at 282.62 points 25. The listed there technology stocks such as AAC Technologies Holdings to the poor standards of the United States could just as little as the escape in Japan.
In Australia, the ASX 200 index was 1.61 percent 5614.57 points after. In India, the Sensex rose by 0.98 percent to last 28 459.00 points.