Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks post further gains
Wednesday, 9 January 2019 15:27 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |HONGKONGHANG SENG
Hong Kong stocks rose for a fourth straight day Wednesday as investors grow increasingly hopeful that talks between China and US officials will lead to a deal to end their long-running trade war.
The Hang Seng Index jumped 2.27 percent, or 586.87 points, to end at 26,462.32 and has now gained around five percent since Thursday's close.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.71 percent, or 17.88 points, to 2,544.34 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, added 0.54 percent, or 7.06 points, to 1,306.95.
Friday, 20 September 2019 18:59 WIB
U.S. stocks on Friday were on track to open near records as investors looked beyond a litany of central-bank decisions of the past week and focused on signs of improving China-U.S. trade developments.
Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average were climbing 60 points, or 0.2%, at 27,138, those fo...
Friday, 20 September 2019 15:44 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended the week with another loss Friday as investors fret over the impact of weeks of sometimes violent protests on the city's economy.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.13 percent, or 33.28 points, to 26,435.67.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.24 percent, or 7.17 poin...
Friday, 20 September 2019 14:34 WIB
The Shanghai Composite Index rose for the third day, climbing 0.2 percent, or 7.17 to 3,006.45 in Shanghai.
Kweichow Moutai Co. contributed the most to the index gain, increasing 1.1 percent. Jinxi Axle Co. had the largest increase, rising 10.1 percent.
Today, 667 of 1,530 shares rose, while 760 f...
Friday, 20 September 2019 14:24 WIB
European stocks opened slightly higher Friday morning, amid caution about the possibility of the world's two largest economies de-escalating their long-running trade war.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.2% at 392.70 shortly after the opening bell, with most sectors and major bourses in p...
Friday, 20 September 2019 13:25 WIB
Tokyo shares ended higher Friday thanks to the yen's stability after the Bank of Japan hinted at possible further easing, though the US-China trade row continued to worry investors.
The headline Nikkei 225 index added 0.16 percent to 34.64 points to 22,079.09, while the broader Topix index rose 0.0...