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  1. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Hang Seng Index knocked by poor Chinese data

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 01:55am by Jeanny Yu and Kanis Li

    ... Jeanny Yu and Kanis Li City's share market starts 2014 badly, with some analysts expecting it to underperform this year Hang Seng Index knocked by poor mainland data Hong Kong shares ... expecting the benchmark index to lag global peers in 2014. The Hang Seng Index gained 33.66 points, or 0.14 per cent, to finish at 23,340.05 yesterday, after a factory activity report for last month ...

  2. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Hang Seng soars as mainland rally excites investors

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Index hits 21-month high as Wall St closeson level not seen for more than five years The Hang Seng Index climbed to a 21-month high yesterday, with investors taking cues from Wall Street ... The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 166.89 points, or 0.71 per cent, to finish at 23,822.06, its highest close since April 2011. Yesterday's gains were led by Chinese brokers on the QFII expansion ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - EQUITIES

    Options traders bet on longer run for Hong Kong stock rally

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:03pm by Bloomberg

    ... the stock rally has room to run. Puts with an exercise price 10 per cent below the benchmark Hang Seng Index cost 2.8 points more than calls betting on a 10 per cent increase, according ... as China's financial centre." Shares on the Hang Seng Index were valued at 11.4 times estimated earnings on Tuesday, compared with a multiple of 8.8 times for the Shanghai Composite Index, 13.5 ...

  4. Business - China Business - EQUITIES

    Shipping stocks rise on cabinet guidelines

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 02:48pm by Ray Chan

    ... and China Cosco advanced 1.7 per cent to HK$3.49. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 1.9 per cent. ...

  5. Business - Companies - EQUITIES

    Macau casinos suffer third straight month of falling revenue

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 11:32am by Ray Chan

    ... in the first seven months. Shares of the six casino concessionaries dropped in a range between 2 and 4 per cent, underperforming a mild increase in the city's Hang Seng Index. MGM China shares ... in Macau gaming stocks was partly owing to a disappointing reading of China's purchasing managers' index in August, cementing worries over the health of the world's second-largest ...

  6. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    China's stocks face big decline this year, says Bank of America strategist

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 02:57am by BLOOM

    ... Investor magazine, says the state spending and monetary stimulus that drove a 14 per cent rally in the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index from this year's low in March are only making equities ... to an increase in overdue loans, Cui said. The market capitalisation-weighted average debt-to-equity ratio for non-financial companies in the Hang Seng China index has increased to 61 per cent, ...

  7. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Share buy-backs decline in Hong Kong after five years of boom

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:56am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... per cent in the years from 2009. This gave firms capital for their repurchase plans. The buy-backs also coincided with a long period of drift for the market, with the Hang Seng Index trapped ... year- would have seen buy-backs as attractive. It is notable then that the slowdown in buy-back approvals coincides with a surge in equity prices. The Hang Seng Index gained 12 per cent over ...

  8. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    China plays on the rise

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:40am by JASPER MOISEWITSCH

    ... in March China plays on the rise Mainland stocks are on an upswing. The CSI 300 index is up 12 per cent since its year-low in March while the H-share index has gained 20 per cent over the same period. The Hang Seng Index has broken out of its 21,000-23,000 range- where it has traded most of the past five years- and was close to breaching the 25,000-point barrier last week, having closed ...

  9. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Hedge funds score with shorts in small-cap stocks on Russell 2000

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:32am by Bloomberg

    ... Futures Trading Commission have pushed short sales on the Russell 2000 Index of the smallest shares to the highest in more than three years, just as the gauge is poised for its worst quarterly return since 2011. Bearish bets rose since March in the index, whose companies have a median value that is 4 per cent the size of S&P 500 Index stocks. Winning calls have been rare ...

  10. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Thai fund managers miss out on post-coup market rally

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 06:13am by Reuters

    ... index since a military coup in May. Retail investors jumped onto the rally and even passive funds that simply track the main index have outperformed so-called actively traded funds- leaving many fund managers having to explain to their investors where they took a wrong turn. While the stock market's main benchmark, the Stock Exchange of Thailand index, has risen 20.9 per cent so ...




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