Asian markets gained Tuesday following fresh records on Wall Street, with investors cheered by the release of strong economic data.
All three US indices ended at records, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average gaining 0.7 percent Monday.
Analysts said the markets were unaffected by a mass shooting at a Las Vegas hotel that left at least 59 dead and hundreds injured.
“The global markets trudge on searching for opportunities realising these tragedies are becoming all too commonplace,” said Stephen Innes, head of Asia-Pacific trading at OANDA.
“And as cynical as that may seem, that is the reality we’ve come to accept,” he added.
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