|今日波幅||19,231.13 - 19,463.61|
|52 週波幅||14,597.31 - 22,700.85|
European stocks slipped at the open on Friday as traders were cautious ahead of the policy meetings of key central banks next week, while the Turkish lira hit a fresh low after the appointment of new central bank governor. Europe’s region-wide Stoxx 600 shed 0.1 per cent while France’s Cac 40 fell 0.2 per cent. London’s FTSE 100 and Germany’s Dax both traded flat. The moves came a day after Wall Street’s benchmark S&P 500 closed 0.6 per cent higher, lifting the blue-chip stock index into bull market territory, defined as a rise of 20 per cent or more from the most recent low, which was hit last October.
Wall Street stocks advanced on Thursday powered by gains in tech, while Treasuries rose after fresh data pointed to a cooling US labour market that would support the case for a pause of interest rate rises by the Federal Reserve next week. Investors returned to tech, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite adding 1 per cent and the NYSE Fang+ index of 10 highly traded tech stocks rising 2 per cent, reversing its losses from the previous session. The gains in US equities also came after fresh data showed the number of new applications for unemployment aid rose to 261,000, the highest level since October 2021 — bolstering hopes the Fed will refrain from raising rates at its meeting next week.
Hong Kong stocks gained as investor sentiment rose following assuring comments from China's finance regulators that measures are planned to spur economic activity even as prospects of a reduction in borrowing costs were sparked by a cut in deposit rates by the nation's major banks. The Hang Seng Index gained 0.3 per cent to 19,299.18 at closing of trade on Thursday, recovering from a slump of as much as 0.7 per cent earlier in the day. The Tech Index slipped 0.7 per cent, while the Shanghai Comp
US stocks fell on Wednesday dragged lower by tech, while Treasuries slid after an unexpected increase by the Bank of Canada stoked expectations that central banks may not be done raising rates. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite fell 1.3 per cent. The index has risen almost 8 per cent since the end of May, outperforming the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite over the same period, which have both risen 2 per cent.
Hang Seng Qianhai Fund Management, a joint-venture of Hang Seng Bank and local authorities in Shenzhen Qianhai, is launching more diverse products to capture cross-border opportunities in China, particularly the Greater Bay Area. Hang Seng Qianhai is 70 per cent owned by Hang Seng Bank and is the first mutual fund in mainland China to be controlled by a Hong Kong entity. It is based in Shenzhen's Qianhai special economic zone, which serves as a services pilot area for Hong Kong and Shenzhen coop
Wall Street stocks rose on Tuesday, led by financials and consumer discretionary stocks as investors consider the path forward for US monetary policy. Wall Street’s benchmark S&P 500 finished 0.2 per cent higher, just short of the technical bull-market territory it briefly entered on Monday after it had risen more than a fifth above its recent low in October 2022. Financial and consumer discretionary stock led the gains on the blue-chip index, with both sectors rising about 1 per cent. Regional banking stocks advanced, with the KBW Regional Banking index 5.4 per cent higher.
US stocks advanced on Friday, with the S&P 500 index recording its biggest one-day rise since April, after traders cheered the latest jobs report and the passage of the debt ceiling bill in the Senate. The Wall Street benchmark S&P 500 rose 1.5 per cent to its highest level since August, marking its third straight week of gains with a 1.8 per cent increase. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite added 1.1 per cent to a level last reached in April 2022.
Hong Kong equities notched their best daily gains in three months as short sellers closed out bets against Chinese internet groups and some investors snapped up shares on hopes that a protracted sell-off for China stocks was overdone. The sudden upswing for the Hang Seng index took it 4 per cent higher on Friday. The rally on Friday was led by Chinese internet stocks, with the Hang Seng Tech index jumping 5.3 per cent. Tencent and Alibaba closed 6 and 6.7 per cent higher in Hong Kong, respectively.
美國參議院通過債務上限法案，刺激港股今早勁升逾600點。恒生指數 (^HSI) 中午收報18883點，升666點或3.7%；國企指數 (^HSCE) 中午收報6409點，升260點或4.2%；恒生科技指數中午收報3806點，升175點或4.8%。
Hong Kong stocks are likely to rebound from heavy sell-offs in the second half of the year as a potential easing of monetary policy boosts China's economic recovery, according to Hang Seng Qianhai Fund Management. The fund, the first Hong Kong capital-controlled mutual fund manager in mainland China, with assets under management of 20 billion yuan (US$2.8 billion), believes the city's benchmark Hang Seng Index is about to bottom out and sees current market sentiment as "too pessimistic." "The ec
Hong Kong stocks fell but avoided ending the day in bear-market territory after a government report showed manufacturing in China continues to contract, sparking renewed concerns over the nation's wobbly economic recovery. The Hang Seng Index finished down 1.9 per cent to 18,234.27 at the close of Wednesday trading after tumbling as much as 3 per cent during the day. The gauge has declined 19.6 per cent from a January 27 high, just shy of the 20 per cent threshold for bear-market status. The Tec
Hong Kong stocks edged higher in volatile trade as sentiment remained cautious while traders looked for signs of confidence in China's economy and awaited the fate of the US debt-ceiling deal in Congress this week. A gauge tracking Chinese shares briefly entered bear market. The Hang Seng Index climbed 0.2 per cent to 18,595.78 at the close of Tuesday trading, after sliding as much as 1.1 per cent earlier in the day and hitting a six-month low. The Tech Index added 1.5 per cent while the Shangha
Hong Kong stocks extended losses as investor sentiment was dampened by a fall in China's industrial profits, a reflection of weak economic conditions, which cast a shadow over the optimism which followed the tentative agreement to raise the US debt ceiling. The Hang Seng Index ended down 1 per cent at 18,551.11 at close of trade on Monday, hovering around six month lows and retreating from the day's highs which took the benchmark up by as much as 0.7 per cent. The Tech Index lost 1.2 per cent, a
US stocks hit a nine-month high on Friday, propelled by solid economic data and growing investor optimism that a deal on the US debt ceiling will land in the coming days. The S&P 500 closed 1.3 per cent higher, its highest level since mid-August, in a relatively broad rally in which investors scooped up stocks more sensitive to economic growth prospects and spurning traditionally defensive sectors such as utilities, healthcare and consumer staples. The benchmark index added 0.3 per cent in the week, notching its second straight week of gains.
Hong Kong stocks gained as investors anticipated more supportive government policy in the wake of weak economic data from China. Alibaba rose before its earnings release. The Hang Seng Index gained 0.9 per cent to 19,727.25 at the close of trade on Thursday. The Tech Index added 1.2 per cent, and the Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.1 per cent. Alibaba rose 3.1 per cent to HK$88.10, with its earnings report due later on Thursday. Baidu advanced 1.4 per cent to HK$125.50, and NetEase gained 3.4
Hong Kong stocks fell to a 12-week low as investors wait for stronger signals of economic recovery from China and more quarterly earnings report cards from tech giants. The Hang Seng Index slipped 2.1 per cent to 19,560.57 at the close of trading on Wednesday, its lowest point since March 21. The Tech Index sank 2.2 per cent and the Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.4 per cent. Property developer Longfor plunged 7.1 per cent to HK$18.62, while peer Country Garden dropped 5.3 per cent to HK$1.62. D
Hong Kong stocks fluctuated amid disappointing China economic data as investors worry the nation's post-Covid recovery is failing to gather steam. The Hang Seng Index fell as much as 1.4 per cent before recovering to close little changed at 19,978.25 on Tuesday. The Tech Index added 0.8 per cent and the Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.5 per cent. Consumer brands led losses. Sportswear company Li Ning fell 2.3 per cent to HK$50.30, while its peer Anta Sports retreated 1.2 per cent to HK$91. Je
Hong Kong stocks rose on a rally in tech stocks as investors anticipated strong net profits from Tencent and Alibaba in their quarterly earnings releases. Banks and insurers gained, following onshore peers that have benefitted from government initiatives to boost the valuation of state-owned enterprises (SOEs). The Hang Seng Index gained 1.8 per cent to 19,971.13 at the close on Monday, recovering from earlier losses. The Tech Index rose 1.3 per cent and the Shanghai Composite Index added 1.6 pe
Hong Kong stocks fell for a third day in a row after inflation in mainland China cooled more than expected last month, indicating the economic recovery remains sluggish. SMIC and Hua Hong Semiconductors rose before their results. The Hang Seng Index lost 0.1 per cent to 19,743.79 at the close of trading on Thursday, erasing gains of as much as 0.5 per cent earlier. The Tech Index gained 1.3 per cent, while the Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.3 per cent. Tencent Holdings dropped 1 per cent to
Hong Kong stocks retreated as investors waited on the sidelines ahead of US inflation data, with the US debt-ceiling impasse further souring sentiment. Longfor Group led the decline in property developers while a rally in state-owned firms lost traction. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.7 per cent to 19,723.86 at the noon trading break, following the 2.1 per cent pullback on Tuesday. The Tech Index retreated 0.5 per cent, while the Shanghai Composite tumbled 1.4 per cent. A gauge tracking US-listed Ch
Hong Kong's Exchange Fund, the war chest used to defend the local currency, continued its comeback in the first quarter, posting a return of HK$97.9 billion (US$12.5 billion) on the back of rising stock markets after the city and mainland China reopened their borders. It is the fourth best quarterly result since the authorities began reporting them in 2003, the best since the second quarter of 2020, which came in at HK$121.6 billion, and a turnaround from a loss of HK$48.8 billion in the same pe
Hong Kong stocks advanced, set for the biggest weekly gain since March, as traders stepped up bets on interest-rate cuts amid growing concerns about US bank failures and recession risks. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.6 per cent to 20,076.91 at the local noon trading break. This week's winnng of almost 1 per cent is the most since a 2.4 per cent gain since the March 31 week. The Tech Index jumped 1.6 per cent while the Shanghai Composite Index declined 0.7 per cent. Baidu surged 4.7 per cent to HK$1
Hong Kong stocks erased losses after HSBC surged on the back of a stellar set of earnings. The broader market struggled after a surprise slump in manufacturing in mainland China reignited concerns about an uneven post-pandemic recovery. The Hang Seng Index gained 0.5 per cent to 20,000 at 3.16pm local time, after falling as much as 0.7 per cent. The benchmark index fell 2.5 per cent in April. The Tech Index was also little changed, following a 9.4 per cent loss last month. Markets in mainland Ch