Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement Stocks in Asia mostly slipped on Tuesday amid uncertainty about the future of U.S.-China trade relations. Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell by 2.39 percent to close at 22,036.05 while the Topix index shed 2.36 percent to 1,649.20 by the end of […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) temporary pause on escalating the ongoing trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) temporary pause on escalating the ongoing trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) temporary pause on escalating the ongoing trade war Stocks in Asia saw gains on Monday after Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping agreed to a temporary trade truce between the United States and China. The mainland Chinese markets, closely watched as a result of Beijing’s ongoing trade spat with […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) overtakes Japan as the world’s 2nd biggest economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) overtakes Japan as the world’s 2nd biggest economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) overtakes Japan as the world’s 2nd biggest economy When it comes to paying up for the world’s common causes, like human rights, open-source research, climate change, ravages of war and famine in faraway countries, China likes to stress that as a poor country it lacks the means and urgencies […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain wary ahead of the upcoming G20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain wary ahead of the upcoming G20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain wary ahead of the upcoming G20 meeting China shares rose on Thursday morning on hopes for policy support and as U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell made comments interpreted as a dovish shift, but investors remain wary ahead of the upcoming G20 meeting in Argentina. At the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders bank on the chance of a US-China trade detente from the G20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders bank on the chance of a US-China trade detente from the G20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders bank on the chance of a US-China trade detente from the G20 meeting The Hang Seng Index rose 1.3 per cent and the Shanghai Composite Index added 1.1 per cent for the first gain in five days. Tencent Holdings gained the most in almost two weeks in Hong […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors mulled the pending G-20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors mulled the pending G-20 meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors mulled the pending G-20 meeting The Hong Kong Hang Seng Index traded evenly and fell slightly on Tuesday, shrugging off positive Wall Street cues as investors mulled the pending G-20 meeting and the prospects for higher interest rates in the US. President Donald Trump is expected to meet […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) showing signs of decoupling from US counterparts

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) showing signs of decoupling from US counterparts

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) showing signs of decoupling from US counterparts Stock markets in mainland China and Hong Kong reversed earlier losses to close higher on Wednesday, shrugging off an overnight rout in US shares. They bucked declines elsewhere in Asia that took their cues from a sell-off in the US, as traders […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) uncertainty continues to swirl around the dispute

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) uncertainty continues to swirl around the dispute Chinese stocks were the world’s worst performers Tuesday, falling the most this month, and Hong Kong’s November rebound came unstuck. The CSI 300 Index slid 2.3 percent, with technology shares leading declines after another sell-off in the U.S. That also dragged on […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) global uncertainties on trade and Brexit

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) global uncertainties on trade and Brexit

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) global uncertainties on trade and Brexit Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Monday as ongoing tensions between the United States and China continued to weigh on investor sentiment. Chinese mainland markets traded higher: The Shanghai composite gained 0.91 percent to close at around 2,703.51 while the Shenzhen composite […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown in growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown in growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown in growth ‘China wants a deal’: Trump: President Donald Trump said he is optimistic about resolving the US trade dispute with China after receiving a response to his demands from Beijing. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index was up 0.3 per cent at 26,183.53 on Friday, and […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) posting their strongest daily gains in nearly two weeks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) posting their strongest daily gains in nearly two weeks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) posting their strongest daily gains in nearly two weeks Hong Kong shares ended firmer, after posting their strongest daily gains in nearly two weeks on Thursday, lifted by hopes that discussions between China and the United States could lead to a trade war detente and as strong earnings from […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Rally May Stall

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Rally May Stall

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Rally May Stall The Hong Kong stock market has moved higher in back-to-back trading days, gathering almost 200 points or 0.8 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just above the 25,790-point plateau although investors may cash in on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors buy on trade optimism, but long-term interest lacking

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors buy on trade optimism, but long-term interest lacking

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors buy on trade optimism, but long-term interest lacking Stocks in Hong Kong rose on Tuesday as Beijing and Washington are said to be preparing for fresh trade talks, helping investors overcome the overnight rout in the U.S. markets. The Hang Seng index gained 0.6 percent to 25792.87 and […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Govt relaxes rules on share buybacks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Govt relaxes rules on share buybacks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Govt relaxes rules on share buybacks Stocks in China and Hong Kong edged higher on Monday after government departments and regulators rolled out a series of measures over the weekend to support the private sector, including steps to make share buybacks easier. The Shanghai Composite index rose 0.7 percent […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Chinese regulator announced that it was setting lending targets for banks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Chinese regulator announced that it was setting lending targets for banks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Chinese regulator announced that it was setting lending targets for banks Chinese equities had set the tone for risk appetite earlier in the day, with the CSI300 down -1.4% and the Hang Seng down -2.4%.  The Chinese regulator announced that it was setting lending targets for banks to private […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s big three telecoms firms rose on new network deals

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s big three telecoms firms rose on new network deals

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s big three telecoms firms rose on new network deals Hong Kong shares edged higher on Thursday following a Wall Street rally driven by relief that U.S. midterm elections produced no major surprises, and as China’s big three telecoms firms rose on new network deals. The Hang Seng index […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Asian markets mixed

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Asian markets mixed

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Asian markets mixed The East is red again. Chinese stocks have been hammered amid worries about slowing economic growth and an escalating trade dispute with the United States. China’s Shanghai Composite Index and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index are respectively down 20 per cent and 13 per cent this […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China premier talks up targeted policy support

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China premier talks up targeted policy support

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China premier talks up targeted policy support Hong Kong shares erased early losses and ended higher on Tuesday after China’s premier said the country would take targeted policy steps to support private companies. *At the close, the Hang Seng index was 0.7 percent higher at 26,120.96 points while the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade worries persist

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade worries persist

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade worries persist Hong Kong stocks were among the region’s biggest decliners. After ending last week with a 4.2% gain, the most in seven years, the Hang Seng Index HSI, -2.08% was down 2%. Trade worries persisted, as did concerns about the mainland economy, after a new report found […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) potential trade deal between US and Beijing

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) potential trade deal between US and Beijing

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) potential trade deal between US and Beijing Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index surged 4.21 percent by Friday’s close following a report that U.S. President Donald Trump has asked officials in his administration to start drafting a potential trade deal with Beijing.. Meanwhile, China’s Shanghai composite and Shenzhen composite saw […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economy’s factories slows amid ongoing US-China trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economy’s factories slows amid ongoing US-China trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economy’s factories slows amid ongoing US-China trade war Hong Kong and China markets both ended higher on Wednesday, shrugging off China’s worse-than-expected reading for manufacturing activity for October. The Hang Seng Index rose 1.6 per cent, or 394.16 points, to 24,979.69, while the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index added […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US-China trade war back in the spotlight

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US-China trade war back in the spotlight

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US-China trade war back in the spotlight Overnight on Wall Street, stocks closed lower following a Bloomberg News report that said the United States is preparing new tariffs against all remaining Chinese imports if trade talks between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping fail to reconcile the ongoing trade […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) To Continue Losing Streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) To Continue Losing Streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) To Continue Losing Streak The Hong Kong stock market has finished lower in four straight sessions, tumbling more than 1,425 points or 5.6 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just beneath the 24,720-point plateau and it’s in one for further damage on Monday. The global […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lowest level since May 9, 2017

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lowest level since May 9, 2017

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lowest level since May 9, 2017 Hong Kong shares dropped to their lowest levels in nearly 18 months on Thursday, while China’s main stock index turned around early losses after an overnight rout in the US spilled over into Asia. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index closed down 1.01 per […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed between positive and negative territory

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed between positive and negative territory

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed between positive and negative territory Asia markets ended mixed on Wednesday, following a turbulent trading session where stocks seesawed between gains and losses. The mainland Chinese indexes finished mixed, as the Shanghai composite gained 0.33 percent to close at 2,603.30 while the Shenzhen composite fell 0.23 percent at […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing policy pledges wears off

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing policy pledges wears off

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing policy pledges wears off Hong Kong’s benchmark stock index lost more than 800 points on Tuesday, erasing all of Monday’s gains, as a short-lived rally in the Chinese market fizzled out and a sharp drop in US futures indicated deeper losses to come on Wall Street. The Hang […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lingering concerns over Beijing’s trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lingering concerns over Beijing’s trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lingering concerns over Beijing’s trade war  Asia Pacific markets mostly rose on Monday as major Chinese indexes leaped more than 4 percent. The moves followed Friday’s rally in Chinese stocks as authorities took steps to support the market after the release of weaker-than-expected GDP data. One market observer, however, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region After Wednesday’s holiday and strong regional gains, Hong Kong stocks were little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region. The Hang Seng Index HSI, -0.03% was about flat. The energy sector declined following Wednesday’s crude-price slide. Oil giant CNOOC […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains Stocks in Hong Kong ended higher on Tuesday, gaining a footing after recent losses, although data showing cooling factory-gate inflation in China for a third straight month in September and a warning from S&P on government debt curbed further gains. *The Hang Seng index ended […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach Stocks listed in Hong Kong and China dropped on Monday, on worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach to Beijing, which in turn sent markets lower across Asia. In Hong Kong, the benchmark Hang Seng Index […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Expected to Open Lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Expected to Open Lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Expected to Open Lower Shares in Hong Kong rebounded on Friday after a global equity market rout saw the Hang Seng index fall 3.5 percent a day earlier, but ongoing concerns about the prospects for global trade and economic growth continue to dampen sentiment. The Hang Seng index ended […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down as Tencent plunges

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down as Tencent plunges

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down as Tencent plunges A sell off in Hong Kong and Chinese shares deepened following a slump in US equities amid persistent concerns about a trade war. The Hang Seng Index sank 3.8%, falling below the 26,000 support level, with every member of the gauge declining. Tencent Holdings Ltd., […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns over slowing growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns over slowing growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns over slowing growth Hong Kong shares ended lower on Tuesday as the Hang Seng index recorded its sixth consecutive day of loss, with concerns over slowing growth and the impact of an escalating Sino-U.S. trade war weighing on investor sentiment. At the close of trade, the Hang Seng […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks retreat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks retreat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks retreat Asian stocks retreated on Monday as strong U.S. jobs data for September added to worries about rising interest rates and investors brushed aside central bank policy loosening in China. China’s Shanghai Composite index fell as much as 3.72 percent to finish at 2,716.51 as traders returned to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) prepare for even greater swings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) prepare for even greater swings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) prepare for even greater swings Prepare for even greater swings in the Hong Kong dollar and funding costs in the city, as a shrinking pool of liquidity amplifies moves in interest rates. Hong Kong’s one-week interbank borrowing cost rose the most in a decade on September 24 amid a […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market downtrend has further room to run

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market downtrend has further room to run

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market downtrend has further room to run Hong Kong stocks declined to a three-week low on Thursday after a surge in the US dollar overnight caused the city’s currency as well as offshore yuan to weaken, triggering pessimism over the economic outlook. The Hong Kong’s dollar has weakened by […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns linked to Sino-American trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI)  concerns linked to Sino-American trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns linked to Sino-American trade Hong Kong shares fell in choppy morning trading on Wednesday as concerns linked to Sino-American trade and a strengthened U.S. dollar weakened investor confidence. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.5% to 26,985.84 by noon after changing direction at least four times. Insurer AIA Group […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at two-week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at two-week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at two-week low Hong Kong’s main Hang Seng index closed at a two-week low on Tuesday, dragged by financial and property stocks, while China’s H-shares index fell most in more than three months amid signs of weakness in China’s manufacturing sector. Traders said U.S. President saying it was […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Bearish Outlook

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Bearish Outlook

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Bearish Outlook The Hong Kong 50 Index (proxy for Hang Seng Index futures) had traded sideways below the 28000 key medium-term pivotal resistance with no major changes on its key technical elements. Therefore, maintain bearish bias as long as the 28000 pivotal resistance is not surpassed and a break […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Long Term Bearish Outlook

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Long Term Bearish Outlook

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Long Term Bearish Outlook In Hong Kong, the sub-index of the Hang Seng index tracking energy shares rose 3.5 percent, while the IT sector gained 1 percent. The top gainer on Hang Seng was PetroChina Co Ltd, up 5.02 percent, while the biggest loser was Country Garden Holdings Co […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks recover their poise after Fed jolt

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks recover their poise after Fed jolt

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks recover their poise after Fed jolt The Fed signaled its confidence in the U.S. economy by raising a key interest rate for a third time this year. It lifted its short-term rate — a benchmark for many consumer and business loans — by a quarter-point to a range […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Washington reiterates stance on trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Washington reiterates stance on trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Washington reiterates stance on trade In market action on Wall Street overnight, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined by 69.84 points to 26,492.21 while the S&P 500 ended the trading day 0.1 percent lower at 2,915.56. The Nasdaq Composite, however, saw a gain of 0.2 percent to 8,007.47 on […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as new tariffs kick in

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as new tariffs kick in

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as new tariffs kick in China’s stock markets fell on Tuesday morning in their first trading session after fresh U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports kicked in on Monday, prompting retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. imports to China. At the midday break, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China calls off planned trade talks with Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China calls off planned trade talks with Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China calls off planned trade talks with Washington Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Monday after China cancelled trade talks with the US and accused it of “bullying” trade tactics, ending a four-day winning streak. The benchmark Hang Seng Index fell 1.6 per cent, or 454.19 points, to close at […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US imposed fresh tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US imposed fresh tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US imposed fresh tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China After the US imposed fresh tariffs on $200 billion worth of imports from China, the regional stock markets rose instead of falling. The Hang Seng Index was up 2.4 percent last week while the Shanghai Stock Exchange […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks Boosted by Beijing Pledge to step up investment in key areas

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks Boosted by Beijing Pledge to step up investment in key areas

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks Boosted by Beijing Pledge to step up investment in key areas Headline indices of the Hong Kong share market closed higher on Wednesday, 19 September 2018, with investor sentiment buoyed by gains on Wall Street overnight and gains in other Asian market today. Stocks were also boosted by […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Fears Fade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Fears Fade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Fears Fade Hong Kong and mainland China markets bounced back from earlier losses to finish higher on Tuesday after the US unveiled a new round of tariffs on US$200 billion worth of imported Chinese goods.. The Hang Seng Index rebounded and is establishing a near-term support at about […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on fears over US-China tariffs standoff

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on fears over US-China tariffs standoff

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on fears over US-China tariffs standoff Asian shares were mostly lower Monday on reports that President Donald Trump will soon place tariffs on $200 billion more of Chinese goods, even as officials worked to iron out tensions between the world’s two largest economies. On Saturday, The Wall Street […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Plunges into Bear Market

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Plunges into Bear Market

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Plunges into Bear Market Hong Kong’s stock market is caught in a perfect storm. Fears about the trade war, emerging markets, China’s slowing economy, and individual stocks pushed the city’s benchmark Hang Seng Index (HSI) into a bear market on Tuesday. The index ended the day 0.7% lower, closing more than 20% […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) plunges into bear market

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) plunges into bear market

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) plunges into bear market This could mean currency devaluation, selling of US Treasuries or something else, but for now, it’s hard to see a quick solution, especially as the was rhetoric helps the US President in dealing with his political troubles on home soil before the midterm elections. What’s […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade war battering smaller Chinese manufacturers, new data shows

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade war battering smaller Chinese manufacturers, new data shows

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade war battering smaller Chinese manufacturers, new data shows Mainland China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite Index moved into bear market territory in late June. On Monday it closed down 1.21 per cent, or 32.81 points, at 2,669.49, while the CSI 300 index of larger companies lost 1.45 per cent, or […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) jitters over a potentially severe escalation in the U.S.-China trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) jitters over a potentially severe escalation in the U.S.-China trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) jitters over a potentially severe escalation in the U.S.-China trade war Asian shares fell for the sixth straight session on Thursday as oil skidded and safe-haven gold gained, with investor confidence shaken by turmoil in emerging markets and jitters over a potentially severe escalation in the U.S.-China trade war. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index sank 269.03 points to 26,974.82

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index sank 269.03 points to 26,974.82

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index sank 269.03 points to 26,974.82 In Hong Kong trading, the Hang Seng Index sank 269.03 points to 26,974.82. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index, or the H-share gauge, dropped 0.6 per cent. Tencent Holdings, the biggest weighting on the benchmark, slid 3.1 per cent to HK$314.60, the lowest […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Slide as Tariff Threat Builds

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Slide as Tariff Threat Builds

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Slide as Tariff Threat Builds China’s Shanghai Composite index fell as much as 1.68 percent to 2,704.34 while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index plunged 2.61 percent to end at 27,243.85. Activity in China’s services sector continued to expand in August, albeit at a slower rate, the latest survey from […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Market Gains are Limited

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Market Gains are Limited

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Market Gains are Limited Hong Kong share market closed higher on Tuesday, 04 September 2018, as investors chased for beaten down stocks on tracking gains in Mainland A-share market today. However, market gains were limited on caution of intensifying U. S.-led trade war after U. S. President Donald Trump […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to slump

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to slump

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to slump Asian stocks fell on Monday as weekend U.S.-Canada trade talks ended with no deal and data showed China’s manufacturing sector recorded the weakest growth in 14 months in August. After contentious U.S.-Canada trade talks ended on Friday with no deal to revamp the North American Free […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade War will bring about more uncertainty

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade War will bring about more uncertainty

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade War will bring about more uncertainty The recent rally was just a technical rebound, the rebound is over.  China’s yuan has tumbled more than 6 per cent over the past three months, making it the worst performer among currencies in Asia. The Hang Sang Index ended down 0.98 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) End of Month Profit Booking

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) End of Month Profit Booking

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) End of Month Profit Booking Hong Kong share market closed down on Thursday, 30 August 2018, despite both the S&P and NASDAQ hit fresh records overnight, as investors cashed in after a healthy three-day run amid worries about the escalating Washington-Beijing trade war. At closing bell, the Hang Seng […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped as Chinese lenders pull back after reporting earnings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped as Chinese lenders pull back after reporting earnings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped as Chinese lenders pull back after reporting earnings Hong Kong stocks closed higher on Wednesday, rising for a third straight session, but gains were capped as major Chinese banks pulled back after reporting half-year earnings. The Hang Seng Index edged up 0.2 per cent, or 64.82 points, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Extends Gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Extends Gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Extends Gains Asian stocks rose broadly on Tuesday amid receding trade worries after the United States and Mexico agreed to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). U.S. President Donald Trump also indicated the U.S. would soon begin negotiations with Canada, but suggested that any agreement could be […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally after Chinese central bank moves to stabilise the yuan

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally after Chinese central bank moves to stabilise the yuan

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally after Chinese central bank moves to stabilise the yuan The Hong Kong and mainland China stock markets rallied on Monday, after the Chinese central bank signalled it would guide the market more proactively in the face of a stronger US dollar and the ongoing trade war between […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Friday morning

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Friday morning

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Friday morning Hong Kong shares fell on Friday morning as a broadly strong week drew to an end, with traders given a negative lead from Wall Street while US-China trade talks ended with no breakthrough. The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.69 percent, or 191.00 points, to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Ends 0.49% Down

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Ends 0.49% Down

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Ends 0.49% Down Headline indices of the Hong Kong share market closed down on Thursday, 23 August 2018, snapping four-day winning streak, weighed down by tracking mixed performance on Wall Street overnight and on caution ahead of the imposition of the latest round of tariffs by the United States […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares up for 4th session

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares up for 4th session

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares up for 4th session China stocks fell on Wednesday, weighed down by persistent economic concerns and worries over the outlook for trade ahead of lower-level talks between Washington and Beijing. Hong Kong shares closed higher for the fourth straight session on Wednesday, following a strong lead from Wall […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly higher

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly higher

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly higher Chinese markets led gains on Tuesday in a mostly positive trading session across Asia, extending their upward climb from the previous day after the banking regulator urged institutions to boost lending in the country. The Shanghai composite rose 35.36 points, or 1.31 percent, to 2,733.82 and the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index gained 1.4 per cent

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index gained 1.4 per cent

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index gained 1.4 per cent Hong Kong and mainland Chinese stock markets rose on Monday ahead of a fresh round of China-US trade talks this week aimed at defusing the ongoing trade war, and as China’s banking regulator stepped up efforts to get banks to increase lending to companies. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended 0.8 percent lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended 0.8 percent lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended 0.8 percent lower The Shanghai Composite Index .SSEC closed down 0.6 percent, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index .HSI ended 0.8 percent lower. Hopes that China and the United States could ease trade tensions helped Chinese stocks pare losses. Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) More trouble lies ahead

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) More trouble lies ahead

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) More trouble lies ahead tocks in Hong Kong extended losses in morning trade after opening lower. At midday, the benchmark Hang Seng Index tumbled 1.52 percent, or 422.29 points, at 27,330.64 while the China Enterprises Index, the H-share gauge, dipped 1.91 percent, or 205.55 points, at 10,538.76. Index heavyweight […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index has fallen 3pc in the past three days

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index has fallen 3pc in the past three days

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index has fallen 3pc in the past three days Hong Kong’s stocks dropped for a third day, as a key set of China’s economic data trailed estimates.  Hong Kong’s Hang Seng HSI, -0.66% was down 0.6%. Tencent 0700, -3.43% fell 3.4% after Beijing blocked sales of the company’s new videogame. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk Hong Kong stocks ended lower on Monday, tracking losses in other Asian markets, as the rout in Turkish lira sent shock waves across emerging markets. The Hang Seng index ended 1.5 percent down at 27,936.57 points, while the China Enterprises Index closed 1.6 percent […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) blue chip benchmark drops Bank of East Asia and China Merchants Port

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) blue chip benchmark drops Bank of East Asia and China Merchants Port

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) blue chip benchmark drops Bank of East Asia and China Merchants Port China Merchants Port Holdings and Bank of East Asia, long term constituents of Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index, will be replaced by Sino Biopharmaceutical and Shenzhou International Group Holdings from September 10, index compiler Hang Seng […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) was up 248.16 points or 0.88 percent at 28,607.30 points

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) was up 248.16 points or 0.88 percent at 28,607.30 points

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) was up 248.16 points or 0.88 percent at 28,607.30 points Investors risk sentiments were subdued amid escalating U. S.-China trade dispute raised concerns about the outlook for global economic growth. China said it will impose 25% tariffs on an additional $16 billion worth of imports from the U. S. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to advance

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to advance

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) continues to advance Stocks in Hong Kong continued to advance today. At mid day, the benchmark Hang Seng Index, which opened higher, added 0.42 percent, or 119.96 points, at 28,368.84. while the China Enterprises Index, the H-share gauge, was up by 0.5 percent, or 54.3 points, at 10,920.4. Shares […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended firmer, led by gains in property stocks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended firmer, led by gains in property stocks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ended firmer, led by gains in property stocks The Hang Seng Index rose 1.5 percent Tuesday, building on Monday’s 0.5 percent advance. Developers China Resources Land Ltd. and Wharf Real Estate Investment Co. joined Country Garden in the top 10 performers, all adding at least 3 percent. The top […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise on better Hang Seng Bank, HSBC earnings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise on better Hang Seng Bank, HSBC earnings

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise on better Hang Seng Bank, HSBC earnings Hang Seng Bank reported a 28.6% on-year rise for its first-half net profit to HK$12.64 billion (US$1.6 billion), thanks to an increase in customer lending. Interest income for the six months that ended in June rose 24% to HK$17.36 billion from […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down by fears of slowing growth in China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down by fears of slowing growth in China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) down by fears of slowing growth in China Hong Kong shares edged lower on Friday, dragged down by fears of slowing growth in China, a vaccine scandal that weighed on healthcare shares and persistent worries over the Sino-U.S. trade war. The Hang Seng index fell 0.1 percent to 27,676.32, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Losing Streak May Continue

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Losing Streak May Continue

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Losing Streak May Continue The Hong Kong stock market has finished lower in three straight sessions, tumbling more than 626 points or 2.2 percent along the way. Hong Kong stocks slumped to a 10-month low on Thursday along with tumbling Chinese stocks,after President Donald Trump said the US was […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on new tariff worries

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on new tariff worries

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fall on new tariff worries Stocks in China retreated amid a report that President Donald Trump’s advisers are urging 25% tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods. The Shanghai Composite SHCOMP, -1.80% slid 0.3% while the smaller-cap Shenzhen Composite 399106, -1.72% fell about as much. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks close 0.52 pct lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks close 0.52 pct lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks close 0.52 pct lower Hong Kong stocks opened lower on Tuesday, following a negative lead from Wall Street as US tech equities tumbled and amid trepidation ahead of key central bank meetings this week. In early trading, the Hang Seng Index was down 0.54 per cent, or 156.08 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) caution ahead of the policy statement of Bank of Japan’s two-day meeting due on Tuesday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) caution ahead of the policy statement of Bank of Japan’s two-day meeting due on Tuesday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) caution ahead of the policy statement of Bank of Japan’s two-day meeting due on Tuesday Hong Kong share market were lower on Monday, 30 July 2018, following Wall Street’s downbeat finish last week and on caution ahead of the policy statement of Bank of Japan’s two-day meeting due on […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) banks and property stocks are among the bright spots

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) banks and property stocks are among the bright spots

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) banks and property stocks are among the bright spots Hong Kong stocks ended little changed on Friday and mainland Chinese shares fell, amid continuing concern over trade tensions between the US and China, although measures announced this week by Beijing to stimulate the economy offered support. The Hang Seng […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Worries Caution Investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Worries Caution Investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Trade Worries Caution Investors Hong Kong stocks slipped on Thursday as renewed trade worries prompted caution among investors after a four-day winning streak. The Hang Seng index fell 0.5 percent to 28,781.14 points, while the China Enterprises Index lost 0.5 percent, to 11,021.35 points, both snapping a four-day winning […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains led by the advance in services and energy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains led by the advance in services and energy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains led by the advance in services and energy The Hang Seng Index climbed 1.01 percent by 3:00 p.m. HK/SIN, with the index’s overall gains led by the advance in services and energy. The Hang Seng Index closed at 28,920.90 points, up 258.33 points, or 0.90 percent. Overall, the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Forecast is Murky amid renewed geopolitical and trade war concerns.

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Forecast is Murky amid renewed geopolitical and trade war concerns.

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Forecast is Murky amid renewed geopolitical and trade war concerns. Shares rallied at mid day today in Hong Kong. the benchmark Hang Seng Index added 1.49 percent or 419.90 points at 28,676.02. The Hang Seng finished slightly higher on Monday following gains from the financials and mixed performances from […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) vulnerable to a correction towards 29,694.91

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) vulnerable to a correction towards 29,694.91

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) vulnerable to a correction towards 29,694.91 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 29,694.91. The projected upper bound is: 29,119.95. The projected lower bound is: 27,301.09. The projected closing […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders shrug off trade talk U.S. stocks inched lower Friday as bond yields jumped, a shift that helped banks but hurt companies that pay big dividends. The dollar fell after President Donald Trump said China is manipulating its currency. Hong Kong stocks ended higher on Friday, as a sharp […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares drop, led by airlines

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares drop, led by airlines

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares drop, led by airlines China Southern Airlines and other carriers tumbled as the yuan slid to the lowest level in 12 months after the central bank lowered the reference rate amid the intensifying trade spat with the US. The Chinese currency fell as much as 0.5 per cent […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Shares Down Slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Shares Down Slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Shares Down Slightly Hong Kong shares fell slightly on Wednesday, with risk appetite curbed by renewed yuan weakness. The Hang Seng index fell 0.2 percent, to 28,117.42, while the China Enterprises Index lost 0.1 percent, to 10,578.46 points. Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows […]

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