^HSI - HANG SENG INDEX

HKSE - HKSE Delayed price. Currency in HKD
25,346.55
-806.60 (-3.08%)
At close: 4:09PM HKT
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Previous close26,153.15
Open26,015.49
Volume0
Day's range25,315.76 - 26,015.49
52-week range25,090.30 - 33,484.08
Avg. volume1,767,348,588
  • Asia Stocks Look Mixed as Late U.S. Rally Falters: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg1 hour ago

    Asia Stocks Look Mixed as Late U.S. Rally Falters: Markets Wrap

    An afternoon rally in the S&P 500 Index helped buoy futures for Japan and China equities, indicating the two-biggest Asian markets may eke out gains at the open, while Hong Kong futures pointed to a lower start. Treasuries led gains in safe-haven assets, though 10-year yields did pare losses into the close.

  • Stocks End Lower as Late Rally Falters; Bonds Gain: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg3 hours ago

    Stocks End Lower as Late Rally Falters; Bonds Gain: Markets Wrap

    Treasury yields declined and crude oil tumbled. The S&P 500 pared to 0.6 percent a loss that took it below 2,700 for the first time since July, while the Nasdaq Composite Index flirted with a correction before paring losses. Industrial stocks remained under pressure after disappointing results from Caterpillar and 3M added to worries that rising costs will erode profit margins.

  • Equities Sink On Global Tensions, VIX Jumps 20%; Earnings Still In Focus
    FX Empire10 hours ago

    Equities Sink On Global Tensions, VIX Jumps 20%; Earnings Still In Focus

    Global stocks continue to fall on Tuesday. Asian markets were down the most and the European markets were down an average -1.0% to -2.0% at mid-day. VIX, the fear index jumps more than 20%.

  • Monday Was ‘Just Kidding’ Moment as Asia Stocks Sink Further
    Bloomberg14 hours ago

    Monday Was ‘Just Kidding’ Moment as Asia Stocks Sink Further

    On Tuesday, market watchers saw slumps of 1-3 percent for almost every single major benchmark gauge in Asia. Despite added support from officials, Chinese stocks have returned to their losing ways after a two-day rally of almost 7 percent. Japan’s Topix index fell 2.6 percent, and the MSCI Asia Pacific Index is less than a point away from bear-market territory.

  • China's Stocks Lurch Lower Again as Rebound Proves Short-Lived
    Bloomberg14 hours ago

    China's Stocks Lurch Lower Again as Rebound Proves Short-Lived

    Equities in Hong Kong also slid, while the yuan was little changed. “The market is still worried about China’s economy,” said Liang Jinxin, a Shanghai-based strategist with Tianfeng Securities Co. “Other factors such as the yuan, the trade war, as well as the decline in the U.S. market also add pressure. The State Council said late Monday it will support bond financing by private firms, adding that the People’s Bank of China will provide funding to facilitate this.

  • Global Stocks Trade Lower as World Markets Quickly Shaken Off the Positive Sentiment
    FX Empire14 hours ago

    Global Stocks Trade Lower as World Markets Quickly Shaken Off the Positive Sentiment

    Global stock markets trade lower on Tuesday morning as the Chinese rally fades and on increased geopolitical tensions.

  • Financial Times19 hours ago

    [$$] Equities retreat gathers pace in Asia

    The CSI 300 index of major Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks was down 1.7 per cent, while in Hong Kong the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index of Chinese blue-chips listed in the city dropped 2 per cent. Asia-Pacific stocks were also broadly lower following a soft start to the week for equities in Europe and the US.

  • Financial Times21 hours ago

    [$$] Chinese equities rally cools

    The CSI 300 index of major Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks opened basically flat while in Hong Kong the Hang Seng China Enterprises index of major Chinese blue-chips listed in the city dropped 0.5 per cent. The broader Hang Seng index in Hong Kong was off 0.8 per cent. in almost three years on Monday, spurred by a series of statements late last week and over the weekend by Chinese officials to reassure investors. ING economist Robert Carnell was concerned, however, over the extent of Chinese authorities’ “firepower against any global turn in confidence”.

  • U.S. Stocks Fall as Dollar Gains; FANG Boosts Tech: Markets Wrap
    Bloombergyesterday

    U.S. Stocks Fall as Dollar Gains; FANG Boosts Tech: Markets Wrap

    More than three stocks fell for every two that rose in the S&P 500 Index, with banks tumbling the most. The U.K.’s FTSE 100 eased 0.1 percent.Germany’s DAX Index edged 0.3 percent lower.The MSCI Emerging Market Index jumped 1.1 percent.The MSCI Asia Pacific Index increased 0.4 percent.

  • Chinese Equities Pop, Global Markets Brace For Earnings
    FX Empireyesterday

    Chinese Equities Pop, Global Markets Brace For Earnings

    Global stocks trade mostly higher on Chinese plan to support the economy. US futures set to open higher. Eyes are on earnings as the earnings cycle hits its peak.

  • Chinese Stocks Soar on Stimulus Hopes; Italy, US-Saudi Tension and Oil Prices Remain in Focus
    FX Empireyesterday

    Chinese Stocks Soar on Stimulus Hopes; Italy, US-Saudi Tension and Oil Prices Remain in Focus

    Chinese indices add almost 4% in the morning, developing a rebound of the last Friday. Oil prices rise on US-Saudi tensions.

  • Financial Timesyesterday

    [$$] Chinese stocks have their best day in 3 years

    Chinese stocks had their biggest one-day gain in almost three years on Monday, staging a dramatic rebound after Beijing made a concerted move last week to reassure investors and buoy markets following a steep sell-off. The CSI 300 index of companies listed on the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges closed up 4.3 per cent, its largest one-day gain since November 2015. Shares in mainland Chinese companies listed in Hong Kong also climbed, with the Hang Seng China Enterprises index of Chinese companies listed in the city jumping 2.6 per cent, its best day since March.

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] US and European stocks start week on cautious note

    China grabbed the headlines in early trade as renewed strength for Chinese stocks left the Shanghai Composite index up 6.8 per cent over the past two sessions. Across the Atlantic, the pan-European Stoxx 600 index fell 0.4 per cent, while Frankfurt’s Xetra Dax ended 0.3 per cent lower and the FTSE 100 shed 0.1 per cent.

  • A Quiet Economic Calendar Leaves Geo-Politics Front and Center
    FX Empire2 days ago

    A Quiet Economic Calendar Leaves Geo-Politics Front and Center

    A lack of stats will have the markets focused on the Italian coalition government’s response to the EU Commission letter, British PM May also in action.

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] China stocks see biggest jump since 2015 on support signals

    China stocks continued to rally on Monday following a Friday jump spurred by official signals of government support in the wake of the slowest quarterly growth figures since the financial crisis. The CSI ...

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    Emerging Markets Roundtable: Today’s Pain Could Be Tomorrow’s Gain

    What to make of stocks’ ugly selloff? Our roundtable panelists see values surfacing from China and Russia to Mexico and Brazil.

  • Here’s the Asia Stocks Verdict: Bulls Are Reluctant to Run
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    Here’s the Asia Stocks Verdict: Bulls Are Reluctant to Run

    Yes, Chinese and Hong Kong shares rallied after their mid-day breaks, but it took a whopping four hours for that to happen after China propped up the market earlier on Friday. The fact of the matter is, a 2 percent to 3 percent climb on Friday won’t remove China’s title as the world’s worst stock market. The bounce has certainly pulled other Asian markets up with the mainland rally (Shenzhen stocks climbed 2.6 percent) in afternoon trading, but the MSCI Asia Pacific Index was still down 0.2 percent as of 5 p.m. in Hong Kong after dropping as much as 1 percent earlier.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Wall Street’s early rally fades as techs retreat

    The yield on Italy’s 10-year government bond — which touched 3.78 per cent, its highest level since 2014 — ended 8 basis points lower at 3.59 per cent. In China, the Shanghai Composite rose 2.6 per cent, taking it above a four-year low.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Chinese stocks higher after regulator dismisses market weakness

    Chinese stocks reversed early losses on Friday as regulators sought to play down recent weakness and Asia-Pacific equities more broadly tracked Wall Street lower on concerns over US interest rates and ...

  • Stocks Slide, Treasuries Climb as Concerns Mount: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    Stocks Slide, Treasuries Climb as Concerns Mount: Markets Wrap

    (Bloomberg) -- A risk-off tone gripped global financial markets, with U.S. stocks sliding while Treasuries climbed with the yen on demand for havens.

  • Financial Times6 days ago

    [$$] Asia stocks mixed after Wall Street rebound slows

    Asia-Pacific equities were on uneven footing on Thursday after Wall Street’s rebound from last week’s global equity rout slowed. Japan’s Topix was 0.2 per cent higher after swinging between negative and positive territory.

  • Stocks Mixed; Bonds Edge Lower After Fed Minutes: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg6 days ago

    Stocks Mixed; Bonds Edge Lower After Fed Minutes: Markets Wrap

    Treasuries declined and the dollar gained as Fed minutes appeared to lean toward the chance of more hikes in the future. Gains by banking giants Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley couldn’t counter concerns about China that hit Technology stocks, as well as worries about the Fed’s path that seeped into rates-sensitive shares. The dollar rose the most in two weeks before a report expected Wednesday by the U.S. that could label China a currency manipulator.

  • U.S. Stocks Rally Most Since March as Tech Surges: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg7 days ago

    U.S. Stocks Rally Most Since March as Tech Surges: Markets Wrap

    The S&P 500 surged more than 2 percent, all 30 members of the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced and small caps in the Russell 2000 Index notched the best gain since the day after the 2016 election. The Nasdaq Composite saw its biggest gain since March as UnitedHealth Group bolstered health-care firms and Adobe’s forecast lifted software makers. Technology stocks looked set to extend gains in the futures session as Netflix rallied on a surge in net subscribers.

  • Financial Times7 days ago

    [$$] Asia-Pacific stocks edge higher despite late sell-off in US

    Asia-Pacific equities edged higher in a cautious start to trading after a late sell-off hit Wall Street on Monday. Sydney’s S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.5 per cent with the key basic materials and financials segments ...