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  1. Stocks snap losing run in wake of Wall St rally

    Posted Dec 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson Stocks ended a five-day losing streak yesterday after hefty gains on Wall Street on Monday lured investors into the market to search for bargains. Rising oil prices ... at 12,393.64 points, with all but three of the 33 constituent stocks closing higher. Trading volumes improved to $13.43 billion, although one equity saleswoman said institutional investors were still ...

  2. Property buyers urged to take stock

    Posted Dec 13th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of this property will receive 10 lots of shares from each company worth at least $168,400 in total - but potentially more should the stocks make spectacular first-day gains, as expected. Five lots of China Life shares or three lots of either Great Wall or Fujian Zijin stock will be offered to the buyers of the other 22 units in Banyan Garden, Nob Hill, Hampton Place, Vianni Cove and Metropolis. ...

  3. Stocks ending on high note despite Sars and war

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... stock-market swings and the mainland go from being Hong Kong's nemesis during the Sars crisis to its economic saviour in the aftermath. The Hang Seng Index traded through a huge 4,300-point range ... stocks bearing the brunt. In fact, however, the markets were signalling that even as the public health crisis worsened, the economic impact was containable. That date formed the base for nine ...

  4. Soaring stocks near one-year high

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong stocks soared to a near one-year high yesterday as fresh funds entered the market. Strong tourist arrivals and improving sentiment towards the property market spurred big buying of shares in property and leisure-linked firms, which have staged a strong comeback in recent trading sessions. The Hang Seng Index closed 1.15 per cent higher at 10,301.5 points, while turnover hit ...

  5. Bank stocks sustain torrid pace

    Posted Oct 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson Sector sets the tone for a 0.84 per cent increase in the HSI to a 26-month high Banking stocks remained at the top of investors' shopping lists yesterday, amid ... in bankruptcies as well as lower unemployment, thus encouraging more spending by both companies and individuals, he said. The buying of banking stocks, which gained pace at the end of last month when ...

  6. Stocks join global trend in wake of Wall St rally

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to buy stocks across the board after a late-session rally on Wall Street left the Dow Jones Industrial Average 1.14 per cent stronger at a level near its year high. The Nasdaq Composite Index jumped 2.19 per cent. Technology stocks across Asia were also driven higher after Applied Materials, the world's biggest maker of computer-chip production equipment, gave a positive outlook ...

  7. Asia funds focus lifts HK stocks

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by David Robinson

    ... Hang Seng Index hits 16-month high as confidence deepens Global funds reallocating capital to Asia sent Hong Kong stocks soaring yesterday as bullish investors bet on a regional economic revival following fresh indicators of strength in the United States economy. Property stocks were targeted by international funds moving into the region in anticipation of a strong last quarter ...

  8. US data boosts industrial stocks

    Posted Jul 10th 2003, 12:00am by David Robinson

    ... Signs of a pick-up in the United States economy and strong earnings results from local export-oriented firms boosted industrial stocks in Hong Kong yesterday. The surge came amid ... 34.54 points, or 0.34 per cent. The flow of funds into well-performing industrial stocks was spurred by satisfactory earnings results of companies such as textile firm Victory City, Tung Tai ...

  9. Stock market, banks top Beijing talks

    Posted Nov 17th 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Cross-border discussions will have far-reaching financial implications Senior Hong Kong finance and stock exchange officials are descending on Beijing this week for discussions that could have far-reaching implications for the stock market and banking sectors. Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen, Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief executive Joseph Yam Chi-kwong ...

  10. Reforms a test of stock exchange's mettle

    Posted Sep 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With other stock markets around the region moving towards quarterly reporting, Hong Kong risks looking like the laggard for continuing to require reporting of results only once every six months. But with the news that the stock exchange is planning to start a new round of consultation on the policy, there is hope for a change. The exchange will also propose public disclosure ...




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