Indian Morning Briefing: Asian Markets Mixed; New Zealand’s RBNZ Raises Cash Rate

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GLOBAL MARKETS 
DJIA         35813.80   194.55    0.55% 
Nasdaq       15775.14   -79.62   -0.50% 
S&P 500       4690.70     7.76    0.17% 
FTSE 100      7266.69    11.23    0.15% 
Nikkei Stock 29497.49  -276.62   -0.93% 
Hang Seng    24560.88   -90.70   -0.37% 
Kospi         2983.88   -13.45   -0.45% 
SGX Nifty*   17621.00    72       0.41% 
*Dec contract 
 
USD/JPY  115.06-07  -0.05% 
Range    115.24   115.02 
EUR/USD  1.1237-40  -0.09% 
Range    1.1255   1.1236 
 
CBOT Wheat Dec $8.560 per bushel 
Spot Gold   $1,790.83/oz  0.1% 
Nymex Crude (NY) $78.74   $1.99 
 
 
U.S. STOCKS 

The S&P 500 rose Tuesday as gains by cyclical stocks helped overcome losses in technology shares.

Rising bond yields and expectations for economic growth powered shares of energy and financial companies while weighing on the growth stocks that have lifted the market in recent months.

The broad U.S. stock index gained 7.76 points, or 0.2%, to 4690.70. The Dow Jones…

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