Asian Stock Indices and US Yields Rose

Japanese Nikkei 225 increased 0.19%. The Kospi rose 0.17% and closed over the 2,410 line. The S&P/ASX 200 lifted 0.47%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index was up 0.01%, hitting the maximum of two years. Nevertheless, the Shanghai Composite dropped 0.14% and the Shenzhen Composite fell 0.204%.

US bond yields have improved. 10-year Treasury yields remained sustained after the increase to 2.35%. 10-year German Bund yields gained to 0.6%.