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  1. Stock market forecasts look absurdly over-optimistic

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland It's that time of year again when Hong Kong's army of stock market analysts try to drum up a little interest by publishing their forecasts for the next 12 months. ... knock anything between 1.2 and 2.4 percentage points off Hong Kong's growth next year. Yet guess what return Credit Suisse is forecasting for the Hong Kong stock market next year? ...

  2. Housing sales hit by falling stock market

    Posted Aug 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Home sales in the secondary market dropped 23 per cent on the weekend as market sentiment was hit by tumbling stock prices around the globe and the announcement ... The Masterpiece in Tsim Sha Tsui followed on the heels of falling stock market prices and fears that the United States may be heading back for recession. Market sources said some potential buyers withdrew ...

  3. Warrants back with a bang on the HK stock market

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... the option to buy or sell an underlying asset, usually a stock, at a fixed price in the future. The market took a hit during the financial crisis as stocks plummeted, but over the past few months the turnover of derivative warrants, including callable bull/bear contracts, has risen significantly. They now constitute close to 30 per cent of the total stock market turnover, according to traders ...

  4. Why Beijing will not want to see a buoyant stock market

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... with Shirley Yam Which has been the worst-performing stock market this year? Greece, you say? Right. But you get no candy because that's a no-brainer. Who's next? I hear you ... Kong's stock market and the result is no less puzzling. Our economy is significantly affected by the mainland and the Hang Seng Index contains mostly mainland corporations. Yet the Hang Seng has ...

  5. Stocks tumble on weak output data Stocks tumble on weak mainland output data

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... per cent from the October 28 peak of a rally that has since proven short-lived. Also weighing on the Hong Kong stock market are uncertainties over Europe's sovereign debt crisis, ... Neil Gough neil.gough@scmp.com Hong Kong stocks fell yesterday to their lowest levels in four weeks after a closely watched manufacturing index showed mainland output dropped the most ...

  6. Stock market gains to boost insurers

    Posted Mar 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... year, thanks mainly to hefty profits taken on the once-booming A-share market. Last year saw a big leap in investment income from the red-hot mainland stock market, which surged 96.66 per cent ... forecast a doubling in net profit to 73.4 billion yuan. But insurers are expected to fall victim to the weakened stock market sentiment, with this year's earnings likely to take a beating ...

  7. Market fears halt stock rallies

    Posted May 08th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra, Jonathan Yang and Wong Ka-chun HK and Shanghai punters offload on share glut and crude price worries Mainland stocks fell the most in almost a month yesterday and Hong Kong ... cent to 25,610.21. Investors worried the market may be overwhelmed by new shares from Shanghai Pudong Development Bank that become tradable next week. Moreover, Ping An Insurance (Group) ...

  8. HK's star stock-picker revises market target

    Posted Dec 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cameron Dueck Lee Shau-kee picks stocks pretty well for a 79-year-old grandpa who spends his mornings in massage and meditation. And Mr Lee says the market isn't going to climb quite ... And why not, given that the property tycoon has become a star stock-picker whose predictions are eagerly awaited by investors and can spark a market rally. Mr Lee's latest favourites ...

  9. Firms ride stock rally to tap market for HK$12b

    Posted Sep 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wong Ka-chun Kerry Properties and Beijing Enterprises among issuers A rush to tap the record-high stock market saw investors and firms including Kerry Properties and Beijing Enterprises Holdings yesterday seeking to raise more than HK$12 billion from share sales. However, some analysts say the sales by some of the city's biggest corporate names are a sign the market has ...

  10. Warning of stock market bubble triggers sell-off

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lee Yuk-kei Mainland investors dump shares amid worries over further tightening measures A warning by a leading mainland official over a stock market bubble triggered the biggest drop ... Congress vice-chairman, that the mainland stock markets were developing into a 'bubble' and investors were acting 'relatively irrationally'. The Shanghai A-Share Index is up ...




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