Hong Kong stocks fall, tracking weakness in China, Asia (Review)
Wednesday, 19 December 2018 04:21 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |HONGKONGHANG SENG
Hong Kong stocks slipped on Tuesday, hit by a double whammy of policy disappointment in China and depressing share prices across the region.
The Hang Seng index fell 1.1 percent to 25,814.25, while the Hang Seng China Enterprises index lost 1.2 percent.
The sub-index of the Hang Seng tracking energy shares dipped 2.3 percent, the IT sector lost 2.4 percent, while the more defensive financial sector edged down 0.7 percent and the property sector shed close to 1 percent.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called on Tuesday for the unswerving implementation of reforms on Beijing™s terms but refrained from offering new specific measures, disappointing some watching the anticipated speech marking four decades of reform and opening up in China.
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 19:03 WIB
U.S. stock indexes were on track to drift lower Tuesday morning, a day after an attack on major oil-processing facilities in Saudi Arabia sparked sparked fears over oil supplies, driving domestic crude futures to the sharpest single-session rally since the 2008 financial crisis.
Futures for the Dow...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 15:32 WIB
Hong Kong shares extended losses Tuesday on growing geopolitical fears after the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, while traders were also on edge over increasingly violent protests that have rocked the city for months.
The Hang Seng Index lost 1.23 percent, or 334.31 points, to 26,790.24.
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 14:26 WIB
European stocks opened slightly lower Tuesday as investors monitor the fallout from the weekend's Saudi oil attacks.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.2% lower at 388.93 in early trade, basic resources stocks shedding 0.9% while shares of oil and gas companies continued to climb, adding a further ...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 13:22 WIB
Tokyo shares ended higher on Tuesday with the dollar's rise encouraging investors despite ongoing concern after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.06 percent, or 13.03 points, to 22,001.32, while the broader Topix index rose 0.29 percent, or 4.71 points...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 09:10 WIB
Hong Kong started on the back foot Tuesday as investors fretted over geopolitical tensions following the weekend strike on Saudi oil fields that fuelled concerns of a conflict in the Gulf.
The Hang Seng Index dropped 0.67 percent, or 181.59 points, to 26,942.96.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite In...