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Hong Kong stocks end 0.59% lower

Hong Kong shares sank 0.59 percent Monday following heavy losses on Wall Street, despite a healthy US jobs report. The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 132.93 points to end at 22,377.15 on turnover of HK$57.61 billion (US$7.43 billion). In China, the Shanghai and Shenzhen markets were closed for a public holiday. erf/pj

Hong Kong stocks down 0.59% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks fell 0.59 percent on Monday morning following heavy losses on Wall Street, despite an upbeat US jobs report. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 133.65 points to 22,376.43 by the break on turnover of HK$30.46 billion ($3.93 billion). dan/erf

Hong Kong stocks open 0.42% lower

Hong Kong shares sank 0.42 percent Monday morning following heavy losses on Wall Street and despite a healthy US jobs report. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 93.61 points to 22,416.47 in the first few minutes of trade. dan/lm

Hong Kong stocks end 0.24% down

Hong Kong shares fell 0.24 percent on profit-taking Friday at the end of a five-session winning streak, following losses on Wall Street ahead of the release of US jobs data. The benchmark Hang Seng Index shed 55.00 points to end at 22,510.08 on turnover of HK$62.04 billion (US$8.01 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.74 percent, or 15.13 points, to 2,058.83 on turnover of 66.4 billion yuan ($10.7 billion). The index added 0.84 percent for the week.

Hong Kong stocks down 0.25% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks finished the morning 0.25 percent lower on Friday following a five-session winning streak while investors await the release of US jobs data later in the day. The benchmark Hang Seng Index dipped 57.50 points to 22,507.58 by the break on turnover of HK$34.78 billion ($4.49 billion). dan/kjl

Hong Kong stocks open 0.39% lower

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.39 percent at the open of trade on Friday following healthy gains over the past five sessions while investors await the release of US jobs data later in the day. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 88.83 points to 22,476.25 in the first few minutes. dan/lm

Hong Kong stocks end 0.18% higher

Hong Kong shares gained 0.18 percent on Thursday, a fifth consecutive rise, following a record close on Wall Street and after China unveiled a mini-stimulus to kickstart the world's number two economy. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 41.14 points to 22,565.08 on turnover of HK$71.67 billion (US$9.25 billion). But in China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.74 percent, or 15.29 points, to 2,043.70 on turnover of 79.5 billion yuan ($12.8 billion).

Hong Kong stocks up 0.39% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks added 0.39 percent by the break on Thursday following a record close on Wall Street and a Chinese mini stimulus aimed at kickstarting the economy. The benchmark Hang Seng Index was up 87.78 points to 22,611.72 on turnover of HK$38.43 billion ($4.96 billion). dan/jw

Hong Kong stocks open 0.63% higher

Hong Kong shares rose 0.63 percent at the open on Thursday following another record close on Wall Street and after China announced a mini stimulus programme to kickstart the world's number two economy. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 142.12 points to 22,666.06 in the first few minutes. dan/jw

Hong Kong stocks end 0.34% higher

Hong Kong shares edged up 0.34 percent Wednesday, in line with a regional rally following a record close on Wall Street in response to upbeat manufacturing data in China, Europe and the United States. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 75.40 points to 22,523.94 on turnover of HK$73.65 billion (US$9.50 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was 0.56 percent, or 11.53 points, higher at 2,058.99 on turnover of 77.9 billion yuan ($12.6 billion).
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