Asian Markets Boost MSCI Global Stock Index
According to Reuters, stocks are trading up slightly around the globe.
20th, MSCI's all country world stock index gained half a percent, with the merging markets index rising 1.2-percent.
For Asian markets, MSCI's index of Asia-Pacific shares closed the day trading up over 1-percent, with Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rising 1-percent.
In Europe, the Stoxx 600 index rose about seven-tenths of a percent, with the FTSEuroFirst 300 trading up six-tenths of a percent.
On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained about 63-points, rising to 25,954, while the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite were up less than 5-points each.