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  1. Questions & Answers

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... of the DAXglobal Agribusiness Index was 43 per cent, while the three-year average annualised return of the Dow Jones AIG Agriculture Futures Index and RICI Commodity Futures Index was 20 per cent and 19 ... that are engaged in various sectors of the agribusiness industry, can act as a proxy of agricultural equities. In the period from February 28, 2005 to February 29, 2008, the index jumped 193 per cent while ...

  2. Europe's other bad-debt problem

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The markets have anticipated Greece's last-minute reprieve from disorderly bankruptcy. In the lead-up to last month's Euro130 billion (HK$1.3 trillion) bailout deal, the Hang Seng Index surged from 19,000 to more than 21,000. Asian markets are up and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has finally broken through 13,000, a level not seen since before the collapse ...

  3. Blue-chip index may hit new lows on concerns over US economy

    Posted Mar 17th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Wai-sun. The Hang Seng Index on Friday closed down 64.53 points or 0.29 per cent at 22,237.11 for a weekly loss of 1.17 per cent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.6 per cent on Friday after ...

  4. Stock market faces tough week

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... continue to decline.' The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 223.55 points, or 1.69 per cent, on Friday and finished the week down 4.1 per cent- its largest drop since July. The Hang Seng Index ...

  5. Stock plunge 'a correction'

    Posted Jun 05th 2006, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... US stocks have traditionally performed poorly. The data showed that an investment of US$10,000 made in the Dow Jones Industrial Average at the end of April 1950 and sold at the end of October ... the Dow has risen by 0.3 of a percentage point in the periods from May to October, and 7.9 per cent on average over the periods November to end-April. A sister publication in the United Kingdom ...

  6. Greek euro exit fears rattle stock markets

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... per cent to 6,431. Wall Street followed, with the Dow Jones industrial average down 107 points to 12,712 and the S&P 500 losing 13 points to 1,340. Asian markets, with the exception ...

  7. US market repeating a pre-decline pattern

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... Recent action in the United States stock market is signalling a crash may be imminent, says a leading Philadelphia-based analyst. A study of the price movements of the Dow Jones Industrial Average for the past four years reveals the presence of a series of repetitive topping formations followed by severe declines, according to research by Robert McHugh of Technical Indicator Index. ...

  8. Stocks may lose steam but bullish mood to stay

    Posted Jul 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... director Ben Kwong Man-bun. HSBC Holdings is due to begin interim results reporting among blue chips on July 30. The benchmark Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated 1.07 per cent on Friday ...

  9. Talk of unpegging HK dollar

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 19, 1987, in the United States when the Dow Jones Industrial Average falls 22.61 per cent. 1991 Joseph Yam Chi-kwong (below) is appointed director of the Office of the Exchange Fund. Two years ...

  10. Battered investors wonder what Fed can do

    Posted Mar 17th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Bear Stearns. But the bailout of the second-largest underwriter of US mortgage bonds may have spooked investors that the situation on Wall Street is more dire than once thought, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1.6 per cent on Friday. And investor sentiment could be further hit if the Fed tries to keep the financial system afloat by bailing out more banks that have ...




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