^HSI - HANG SENG INDEX

HKSE - HKSE Delayed Price. Currency in HKD
25,692.95
+247.89 (+0.97%)
As of 10:02AM HKT. Market open.
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Previous close25,445.06
Open25,586.16
Volume0
Day's range25,550.13 - 25,712.13
52-week range25,125.22 - 33,484.08
Avg. volume1,755,843,363
  • Motley Fool3 days ago

    The Top 10 Largest Stocks in Hong Kong, 2018 vs. 2008 vs. 1998

    A look at how Chinese companies have come to dominate Hong Kong’s stock market.

  • Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Friday as better-than-expected Chinese trade data gave some markets a breather from worries about the impact of punitive tariffs.

  • Stock market drop spreads, Wall Street set to fall again
    Associated Press5 days ago

    Stock market drop spreads, Wall Street set to fall again

    SINGAPORE (AP) — World stock markets sank Thursday, extending losses from Wall Street, as investors worried that higher interest rates will dent company earnings and a trade war will crimp global business.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Chinese stocks tumble to multi-year lows after Wall Street rout

    China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dived to near four-year lows on Thursday, joining a global equities rout after a tech sell-off battered Wall Street overnight. Shares in infrastructure firms from China's west bucked the down trend.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    Wall Street losses rip through global markets as rate fears shake investors

    Around the world, stocks have tumbled on the back of concerns surrounding global economic growth and rising interest rates. Global markets plunged Thursday, continuing steep losses seen in the previous session, as investors worry about rapidly rising interest rates and an expected slowdown in global growth.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    China's Ganfeng Lithium tumbles 28 percent on Hong Kong debut

    China's top lithium producer Ganfeng Lithium tumbled as much 28 percent on its Hong Kong debut, a stark warning sign to fellow Shenzhen-listed counterpart Tianqi Lithium which is also planning a listing in the city. Shares of Ganfeng, a supplier to carmakers like Tesla and BMW, fell to a low of HK$11.80 in early morning trading after opening at HK$15.30 on Thursday. Ganfeng's listing came as world markets slid to a 3-month low on Wednesday, while Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index is down 20 percent from its January highs.

  • CNBC8 days ago

    China's markets tumble after the central bank moves to spur the economy

    China's stock markets fell more than 3.7 percent on Monday after the country's central bank announced measures to prop up the economy amid an ongoing trade war with the United States. On Sunday, the People's Bank of China announced it would be cutting the amount of cash that banks have to hold as reserves from Oct. 15. China stock markets tumbled on Monday, as investors were unnerved by the central bank's decision to slash the amount of cash that the country's lenders must hold as reserves, in a bid to help spur economic growth.

  • CNBC8 days ago

    China says it's not afraid of a trade war with the US — its actions show otherwise

    The People's Bank of China announced on Sunday it was cutting the reserve requirement ratio for most banks by 100 basis points, which will result in an injection of 750 billion yuan ($109.2 billion) in cash into the banking system. Experts said the move indicates that Chinese authorities are getting nervous about a trade war with the U.S. dragging on. "China is a bit nervous.

  • Financial Times11 days ago

    [$$] Bond market sell-off weighs on stocks

    A strong string of economic data and positive tone from Jay Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, has triggered a global bond market reversal and left Friday’s jobs report — always one of the most closely watched data releases — taking on even greater significance.

  • Financial Times11 days ago

    [$$] Global stocks slide after bond sell-off

    Global stock markets slumped on Friday and US Treasury yields marched higher, as investors digested a mixed US jobs report. was better than expected and average earnings rose 2.8 per cent, exactly in line with economists predictions. The yield on the 10-year US Treasury moved back above 3.2 per cent, up 4 basis points for the session at 3.23 per cent.

  • Asian stocks fall as US accuses China of election meddling
    Associated Press11 days ago

    Asian stocks fall as US accuses China of election meddling

    Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday after U.S. Vice President Mike Pence claimed China had meddled with its midterm elections to unsettle the Trump administration, which Beijing has denied. KEEPING ...

  • Financial Times12 days ago

    [$$] US stock slide gathers pace as Treasury yields climb

    US equities ended lower on Thursday amid a sell-off in government debt markets, with the S&P 500 index closing down 0.8 per cent in its worst day since June. markets continued, with the yield on the benchmark 10-year US Treasury rising 0.4 basis points to 3.19 per cent, having earlier touched a seven-year high of 3.23 per cent. Bond prices fall when yields rise. Matthew Maley, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, noted when the 10-year Treasury broke higher early this year it led to a sharp correction in the stock market.

  • Financial Times12 days ago

    [$$] Asia stocks mixed as trade fears linger 

    Equities in Asia-Pacific were mixed as lingering worries about US-China trade relations dampened market optimism from the US economy and Wall Street’s string of record highs.  In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng ...

  • Financial Times13 days ago

    [$$] Oil sets new high as Iran concern trumps stockpile data

    Brent crude, the international benchmark, gained 1.8 per cent to settle at $86.29 a barrel, a nearly four-year high. note is up 11.8 basis points at 3.181 per cent, a seven-year high, on the back of data from the Institute for Supply Management that showed record activity in the US services sector. at 3.462 per cent during the previous session, as talks on a national budget between the parties of the governing populist coalition continued.

  • Short Sellers Reload in Hong Kong as Stocks, Currency Slump
    Bloomberg14 days ago

    Short Sellers Reload in Hong Kong as Stocks, Currency Slump

    Bears have returned to target Hong Kong’s equities and currency after being blindsided in a painful short squeeze last month. The Hang Seng Index closed 2.4 percent lower and the Hong Kong dollar fell toward the weak end of its trading band with the greenback as traders returned to work Tuesday after a holiday. Mainland markets and exchange links with Hong Kong will be shut throughout the week.

  • Don't See a Lot of Downside for HK Stocks in 4Q, Says Kingston Securities
    Bloomberg14 days ago

    Don't See a Lot of Downside for HK Stocks in 4Q, Says Kingston Securities

    Dickie Wong, executive director of research at Kingston Securities, discusses his 4th quarter outlook for the Hang Seng Index. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: China Open." (Source: Bloomberg)...

  • Asia Futures Mixed After Nafta Deal; Oil Gains: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg14 days ago

    Asia Futures Mixed After Nafta Deal; Oil Gains: Markets Wrap

    Asian stocks are looking at a mixed open, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 Stock Average set to extend an advance to its highest since 1991, after a muted U.S. trading session. Oil topped $75 a barrel in New York ...

  • U.S. Stocks Turn Higher as Trade Winners Lead: Markets Wrap
    Bloomberg14 days ago

    U.S. Stocks Turn Higher as Trade Winners Lead: Markets Wrap

    U.S. stocks broke higher in afternoon trading, with multinationals pacing gains and small caps slumping after the new Nafta deal sparked optimism trade tensions would subside. Italy’s budget drama drove haven demand, with Treasuries and gold rising. The S&P 500 pushed to session highs and the Dow Jones Industrial Average notched a fresh record as trade-sensitive names from Caterpillar Inc. to Boeing Co. advanced.

  • Stocks turn lower on concern about Italy's spending plans
    Associated Press18 days ago

    Stocks turn lower on concern about Italy's spending plans

    Global stocks turned lower on Friday amid concern that Italy's populist government plans to spend heavily on policies that could add to the country's already heavy debt load. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Italy's FTSE MIB plunged 4.1 percent to 891 points, while France's CAC 40 lost 1 percent to 5,487. ITALIAN SPENDING: Italy's new government announced a sharp increase in spending that will push the budget deficit to 2.4 percent of gross domestic product next year, a significant jump from the 2018 target of 1.6 percent set by the former government.

  • Bloomberg18 days ago

    Hong Kong's Bruised Equities Are Heading Into Kindest Quarter

    Hong Kong’s equity bulls could finally get some reprieve in what’s turning out to be one of the worst years for the city’s traders since the global financial crisis. The final three months of the calendar year tend to be kind to the Hang Seng Index: it has posted a drop on only six occasions in the past three decades. Already reeling from China’s tumbling currency and the Sino-U.S. trade dispute, Hong Kong’s lackluster earnings season and an emerging-market crisis helped tip the Hang Seng measure into a bear market this month.

  • Asian shares rebound on strong US economic data
    Associated Press18 days ago

    Asian shares rebound on strong US economic data

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets rebounded on Friday as strong U.S. economic data supported the Federal Reserve's decision to raise interest rates.

  • Global stocks recover their poise after Fed jolt
    Associated Press19 days ago

    Global stocks recover their poise after Fed jolt

    European stock markets recovered their poise Thursday after earlier retreats in Asia as investors relaxed over the prospect of further U.S. interest rate rises. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France's CAC 40 and Germany's DAX were steady at 5,512 and 12,388 respectively. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was up 0.3 percent at 7.536.

  • Don't See a Lot of Downside for HK Stocks in 4Q, Says Kingston Securities
    Bloomberg Video14 days ago

    Don't See a Lot of Downside for HK Stocks in 4Q, Says Kingston Securities

    Oct.01 -- Dickie Wong, executive director of research at Kingston Securities, discusses his 4th quarter outlook for the Hang Seng Index. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: China Open."