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Hong Kong shares end 0.24% higher

Hong Kong shares closed 0.24 percent higher on Thursday following two days of losses and despite a sell-off on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended up 53.16 points at 22,562.80 on turnover of HK$50.33 billion (US$6.49 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.50 percent, or 10.35 points, to 2,057.03 on turnover of 64.4 billion yuan ($10.3 billion). The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, dropped 0.72 percent, or 7.62 points, to 1,057.31 on turnover of 76.8 billion yuan. dan/sm

Hong Kong stocks up 0.10% by lunch

Shares in Hong Kong climbed 0.10 percent in the morning session on Thursday following two days of losses and despite a sell-off on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 23.56 points to 22,533.20 by the break on turnover of HK$27.62 billion ($3.56 billion). dan/kjl

Hong Kong stocks flat at open

Hong Kong stocks opened flat on Thursday following losses on Wall Street, while bargain hunting provided some support. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 1.95 points to 22,511.59 in the first few minutes of trade. dan/kjl

Hong Kong stocks flat at open

Hong Kong stocks opened flat on Thursday following losses on Wall Street, while bargain hunting provided some support. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 1.95 points to 22,511.59 in the first few minutes of trade. dan/kjl

Hong Kong shares end 0.97% lower

Hong Kong shares sank 0.97 percent on Wednesday despite another rally on Wall Street and a survey showing a slight improvement in China's manufacturing activity in April. The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended down 221.04 points at 22,509.64 on turnover of HK$57.10 billion (US$7.37 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.26 percent, or 5.45 points, to 2,067.38 on turnover of 66.2 billion yuan ($10.6 billion).

Hong Kong stocks down 0.72% by lunch

Shares in Hong Kong fell 0.72 percent on Wednesday morning as investors brushed off preliminary data showing Chinese manufacturing improving slightly in April. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 164.79 points to 22,565.89 by the break on turnover of HK$30.12 billion ($3.89 billion). dan/kjl

Hong Kong stocks rise 0.55% at open

Hong Kong stocks gained 0.55 percent in opening exchanges on Wednesday, in line with a broad regional advance, as investors await the release of preliminary Chinese manufacturing data. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 124.58 points to 22,855.26 in the first few minutes of trade. dan/mtp

Hong Kong shares end 0.13% lower

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.13 percent on Tuesday despite a fifth-straight rally on Wall Street, as traders returned from a long weekend, while attention turns to the release of Chinese manufacturing data. The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended down 29.56 points at 22,730.68 on turnover of HK$48.25 billion (US$6.23 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.34 percent, or 7.00 points, to 2,072.83 on turnover of 82.5 billion yuan ($13.2 billion).

Hong Kong stocks down 0.23% by lunch

Shares in Hong Kong slipped 0.23 percent Tuesday morning in the first day of trade after the long, Easter holiday weekend despite another rally on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index eased 53.00 points to 22,707.24 by the break on turnover of HK$24.91 billion ($3.21 billion). dan/pj

Hong Kong stocks open 0.18% lower

Hong Kong stocks slipped 0.18 percent at the open on Tuesday as investors returned from the long Easter holiday weekend. The benchmark Hang Seng Index was down 41.55 points at 22,718.69 in the first few minutes of trade. dan/sls
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