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China, Hong Kong stocks gain as traders look for winners amid coronavirus upheaval

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  • Sentiment growing China will inject more stimulus into economy in response to deadly virus
Topic |   Stocks Blog
Chinese President Xi Jinping, wearing a protective face mask on the left, receives a temperature check as he visits a community health center in Beijing on February 10, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
INTRODUCTION

Good day, traders --

Risk-on sentiment returned to Hong Kong, and the Shanghai Composite Index extended gains to a sixth session.

Catch up on the day's action below.

 

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