An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP
An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP
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Asia’s improving earnings scorecard is failing to boost stock prices as Covid-19 effects linger

  • Companies in the MSCI Asia-Pacific Index have delivered an aggregate positive earnings surprise of 7.7 per cent so far
  • The lack of impact suggests this is really ‘a matter of longer than expected Covid-19 effects,’ says IG Asia analyst Jingyi Pan

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An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP
An investor looking at stock prices in a Shanghai brokerage. Vaccine breakthrough has helped fuel global stocks last week. Photo: AP
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