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Asian stocks cooling off

FXstreet.com (Chicago) – Asian equities print mixed results with the Nikkei 225 up 0.68%, the Hang Seng up 0.52% and the Shanghai Composite down 0.31%.

In Australia, the ASX All Ordinaries is down 0.34% partially dragged by negative new home sales growth at -4.7% vs. previous 3.4%. In India, the Mumbai Sensex is up 0.94% despite having the rupee hitting 20-year lows yesterday. The Taiwan TSEC 50 Index reports gains of 1.29% similarly to the South Korean Kospi Index up 1.52%.

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