China stocks end higher ahead of Trump's trade cues
Tuesday, 12 November 2019 14:50 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE | Bursa ChinaIndeks Shanghai Composite
Shares in Shanghai ended firmer on Tuesday, after having dithered either side of flat, ahead of a key speech by U.S. President Donald Trump at the Economic Club of New York that may offer clues on the likelihood of a trade deal with China.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index ticked up 0.2% to 2,914.82 points, while the blue-chip CSI300 index finished the session at 3903.69, largely unchanged from Monday™s close. CSI300™s financial sector sub-index closed higher by 0.2%, the consumer staples sector gained 0.4%, while information technology shares ended 0.2% lower.
The smaller Shenzhen index gained 0.2% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index weakened by 0.1%.The market maintained a cautious stance awaiting clues on the Sino-U.S. phase-one trade deal, ahead of a speech by U.S. President Trump at the Economic Club of New York scheduled for later in the day.
Saturday, 7 December 2019 04:32 WIB
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The Hang Seng index added 1.07 percent, or 281.33 points, to 26,498.37.
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Saturday, 7 December 2019 04:24 WIB
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Saturday, 7 December 2019 00:15 WIB
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Friday, 6 December 2019 23:47 WIB
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Friday, 6 December 2019 21:43 WIB
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 200 points, 0.7%, to open near 27,878, while the S&P 500 rose about 16 points or 0.5%, opening near 3,134. The Nasdaq was up about 63 points...