Stocks Blog: Hong Kong, China shares hammered after Trump escalates trade war

  • Wait to buy, then look at battered consumer, infrastructure stocks in China, says strategist Kenny Wen
  • Crystal Ball: Some property stocks are oversold, and will rebound next week, says trading pro Alex Wong

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Traders had their hands full today, with mainland and Hong Kong markets posting big losses. Photo: Shutterstock

Good day, traders, and TGIF —

What a day. Markets reacted strongly to US president Donald Trump's trade war escalation.

Catch up on the day's big moves, as well as what stocks pro Alex Wong expects to happen next week.

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— Georgina Lee and Deb Price