Thursday, 21 March 2019 15:38 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |HONGKONGHANG SENGIndeks Shanghai Composite
Hong Kong stocks ended lower Thursday, reversing early gains after Donald Trump warned tariffs on Chinese imports could stay in place for some time after any agreement is reached, fuelling concerns about ongoing trade talks.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.85 percent, or 249.41 points, to close at 29,071.56.
But the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.35 percent, or 10.82 points, to 3,101.46, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, added 0.77 percent, or 12.92 points, to 1,697.49.