Asian ADRs Move Lower in Wednesday Trading

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American depository receipts of Asian stocks were trading 0.73% lower at 136.50 on the Bank of New York Mellon Asia ADR Index on Wednesday.

In North Asia, aluminum producer Aluminum Corporation of China ( ACH ) led the gainers, rising 6.3%, followed by solar park operator Sky Solar Holdings ( SKYS ), which moved 3.6% higher. ChinaCaceh ( CCIH ) and Airmedia ( AMCN ) increased 3.2% and 2.3%, respectively.

In South Asia, the gainers were lead by IT firm SIFY ( SIFY ), which rose 1.9%. SIFY was followed by direct-to-home video provider Videocond2h (VDTH), and business management consultant firm Infosys (INFY), which were up 0.5% and 0.3%, respectively.

Japanese financial services firm Nomura (NMR) led the decliners in North Asia, falling 3.4%, followed by Sumitomo Mitsui Financial (SMFG) and Autohome (ATHM), which dropped 2.5% and 2.4%, respectively. Mizuho Financial (MFG) lost 2.2%.

The decliners in South Asia were led by Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PHI) and Indian automobile manufacturer Tata Motors (TTM), which shed 4.5% and 3.3% each. They were followed by Indonesian telecommunications company Telekomunikasi Indonesia (TLK) and business process management provider WNS Holdings (WNS), which dropped 2.4% and 2.2%, respectively.

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This article appears in: Investing , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ACH , SKYS , CCIH , AMCN , SIFY

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