HSI rises on China growth, dovish Fed

Local shares finished in positive territory on Thursday while their peers in the region headed in different directions, after the world’s second largest economy reported second quarter economic growth that came in slightly below forecast. The Hang Seng Index opened 13 points higher, after US shares finished mixed following Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell’s pledge […]

Local shares edge up at open

Hong Kong stocks were up on Friday morning, extending gains into a third day following a surge on Wall Street as investors cheered news that the White House and lawmakers had struck a huge infrastructure deal. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.4 percent, or 120 points, to 29,002. The Shanghai Composite Index was flat at […]

Hong Kong stocks edge up on open

Hong Kong stocks opened slightly higher on Tuesday as investors moved back to buying after yesterday’s loss and following a strong performance on Wall Street. The Hang Seng Index added 0.3 percent to 28,575. The Shanghai Composite Index also edged up 0.3 percent to 3,539, while the Shenzhen Composite Index gained 0.22 percent to 2,401. […]