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  1. Mainland property stocks dumped as home sales fall

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... per cent and 38 per cent, respectively. At present levels, investors were pricing property stocks at 2013 forward earnings ratios at the lowest point reached for PE levels in the 2008 ... Peggy Sito Mainland property stocks have dropped to record low valuations as investors pulled out of the market amid fears that the revenue and earnings of developers will be hit hard ...

  2. House prices could fall by 45pc

    Posted Nov 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to about 4 per cent in the third quarter, as exports wane and the uncertain global economic outlook takes its toll. But he still expected 2011 GDP growth to reach five per cent, at the lower end of an official forecast of 5-6 per cent. Echoing a bearish forecast in April, Barclays warned of a property decline of up to 30 per cent under a 'soft' landing scenario involving a slowing ...

  3. BUY luxury

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with the same period last year and the lowest since the fourth quarter of 2008. 'In the fourth quarter of 2011, the outlook remains similar, while the secondary property market will most likely ... Prudence Lui Confronted with the sovereign debt crisis in Europe and the lacklustre state of the United States economy, the local property market is also going through a challenging ...

  4. If you want the real outlook, read forecasts back to front

    Posted Jul 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of its main economic outlook was still forecasting sunny weather. But anyone who delved further in got a very different view. Inside, the report's capital markets section warned that credit ... tendency for property bubbles' and 'a clear risk of deterioration in bank asset quality' following Beijing's 2009 stimulus, the analysts concentrate on the effects ...

  5. Hong Kong's outlook is not as black as the pessimists paint it

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to injury, the IMF warned that even though output could contract, consumer inflation would remain relatively high, at between 4 and 5 per cent, as rents catch up with the rise in property prices over the last couple of years. Couple these forecasts with recent predictions that residential property prices are poised to dive by as much as 20 per cent next year, and the outlook for 2012 begins ...

  6. Fears for China's short term growth outlook overblown

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... caused by the official efforts to contain inflation and cool the property market. According to independent consultancy Lombard Street Research, China's broad money growth- which factors ... introducing targeted tax reforms that should ease the burden on small companies and boost consumption. As a result, the outlook for growth in 2012 remains positive, with economists at both HSBC ...

  7. Mainland outlook down, but not causing worries

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen Lulu.Chen@scmp.com While economists are busily revising down China's outlook on the back of weakening export growth and concern about its property and banking sectors, many economists still do not expect a 'hard landing' for the mainland next year. Liu Li-Gang, head of greater China economics at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), who sees ...

  8. Analysts split on outlook for mainland banks

    Posted Jun 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Analysts remain divided on the outlook for the mainland banking sector, with the complex and obscure means local governments have used to obtain loans making ... bargaining power, said Ryan Tsang, an analyst at S&P. The agency added that strong lending growth, inflationary pressure and increases in property prices in recent years could ultimately take ...

  9. Second-half cheer may yet dispel dark outlook

    Posted Sep 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough neil.gough@scmp.com With the reporting season for interim reports winding down, what do earnings in the first half say about the outlook for the rest of the year? First the bad ... longer.' The following is a sector-by-sector look at what to watch out for in the coming months, with a focus on mainland business conditions. PROPERTY Caught out by tight liquidity and government ...

  10. Interest rate outlook boosts optimism

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu and Sandy Li Transaction volumes and prices in the Hong Kong housing market will remain soft in the second half, but the outlook is optimistic with interest rates expected to peak next year, according to analysts and property agents. While many analysts and agents expect home prices to see a modest rise in the whole of 2006, UBS believes home prices will jump ...




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