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.
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 20:48 WIB
U.S. stocks opened little changed Tuesday as investors awaited remarks by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 13 points, or less than 0.1%, to 26,740, while the S&P 500 was down less than a point at 2,944. The Nasdaq Composite was off 0.1% at 7,997.
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 17:55 WIB
U.S. stock index futures were lower Tuesday morning, amid expectations of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve.
At around 04:50 a.m. ET, Dow futures slipped 17 points, indicating a positive open of more than 9 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both seen slightly lower.
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 15:33 WIB
Hong Kong shares fell more than one percent Tuesday, hit by concerns over rising Iran-US tensions and as investors await this week's crucial trade talks between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.
The Hang Seng Index sank 1.15 percent, or 327.02 points, to 28,185.98.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Inde...
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 14:57 WIB
Chinese shares ended lower on Tuesday, snapping a six-day streak of gains, as investors locked in profits, while concerns that China and the United States would make little headway toward resolving their bitter trade war this week also hurt sentiment.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was ...
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 14:12 WIB
European stocks opened lower Tuesday after the U.S. imposed sanctions on Iran over the shooting down of an unmanned American drone last week.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 dropped 0.3% at the opening bell, auto stocks leading declines with a 1% fall in the early minutes of trade, while technology was ...