Main inventory market indices worldwide

BEIJING, March 8 (Xinhua) — The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Friday.


The S&P 500 Index opened at 2,730.79 points, down 18.14 points, or 0.66 percent.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened at 25,347.38 points, down 125.85 points, or 0.49 percent.

The Nasdaq Composite Index opened at 7,334.35 points, down 87.11 points, or 1.17 percent.


The DAX Index opened at 11,429.77 points, down 88.03 points, or 0.76 percent.

The FTSE 100 Index opened at 7,157.55 points, up 0.00 points, or 0.00 percent.

The Paris CAC 40 opened at 5,233.97 points, down 33.94 points, or 0.64 percent.


The Shanghai Composite Index closed at 2,969.86 points, down 136.56 points, or 4.40 percent.

The Shenzhen Component Index closed at 9,363.72 points, down 314.39 points, or 3.25 percent.

The Hang Seng Index closed at 28,228.42 points, down 551.03 points, or 1.91 percent.

The S&P/ASX 200 index closed at 6,203.80 points, down 60.10 points, or 0.96 percent.

The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average closed at 21,025.56 points, down 430.45 points, or 2.01 percent.

The Straits Times Index closed at 3,195.87 points, down 33.61 points, or 1.04 percent.

The Korea Composite Stock Price Index closed at 2,137.44 points, down 28.35 points, or 1.31 percent. Enditem

(This article is generated by Xinhua News Robot.)