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Asian stocks mostly lower as protests shake up Hong Kong

Shares declined in Asia on Wednesday and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index tumbled nearly 2% as thousands continued protests against proposed legislation that many city residents fear could further erode the territory's legal autonomy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 12th, 2019

Asian shares fall on jitters over Hong Kong protests

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as activists in Hong Kong vowed to keep protesting an extradition bill they fear would whittle the Chinese territory's legal autonomy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 13th, 2019

Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil near five-month lows

Asian shares were led lower on Thursday as the Hong Kong market fell for second consecutive session following a day of massive street protests, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows due to higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleak demand outlook......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Hong Kong leads Asian shares lower as Beijing readies new security law

Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last year's pro-democracy unrest, risking fresh protests and further straining fast-deteriorating U.S.-China ties......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2020

Hong Kong stocks pull Asian shares lower but futures offer hope

Asian shares fell on Wednesday as a spike in new Chinese virus cases sent Hong Kong stocks tumbling and added to worries about the economic impact of the outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2020

Chinese defy Hong Kong"s protest gloom in hunt for bargain stocks

Chinese investors more than doubled their Hong Kong stocks purchases this year, braving market headwinds from violent street protests and the protracted Sino-U.S. trade war, which have battered the Asian financial hub's economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2019

Asian Equities Mixed After US Markets Edged Lower

Following a slight sell-off in the U.S. stock market, shares in Asia are giving mixed signals on Wednesday, Oct. 16. Hong Kong stocks climbed, Tokyo and Sydney equities have dipped slightly, according to Bloomberg. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 17th, 2019

Wall Street opens lower on fresh China worries

U.S. stocks opened lower Wednesday, as legislation targeting the Hong Kong protests stoked fears of more friction with China, even as another batch of positive earnings reports underscored a solid start to third-quarter results......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks open lower on lingering worries over U.S.-China relations, weak retail sales

Stocks opened lower Wednesday, as tensions between the U.S. and China over Hong Kong protests weighed on efforts to complete a trade deal, and after a weak retail sales report offset better-than-expected corporate earnings reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2019

US futures point to a slightly lower open

Stocks fell on Monday as the intensified Hong Kong protests soured investor sentiment already aggravated by the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2019

US futures point to a slightly lower open

Stocks fell on Monday as the intensified Hong Kong protests soured investor sentiment already aggravated by the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets retreat; Hang Seng sinks amid Hong Kong protests

Asian markets were mostly lower in early trading Wednesday, after the Dow Jones Industrial Average snapped a six-session winning streak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets slide lower, dragged by tech stocks

Asian markets were drifting lower in early Friday trading, with China and Hong Kong leading the way with declines around 1%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

Asian stocks set to gain as stimulus hopes support risk appetite

Asian stocks were poised to follow the global rally on Wednesday as hopes of more government stimulus bolstered riskier assets and overshadowed a host of other worries from the coronavirus to Hong Kong and growing U.S. civil unrest......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 2nd, 2020

Gold futures end slightly lower amid U.S. protests and tensions with China

Gold futures ended with a modest loss on Monday, as investors continued to monitor tensions between the U.S. and China over Hong Kong, as well as protests tied to the recent killing of a black man in police custody. "Protests and trade war situations ca.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2020

Dow stumbles, Nasdaq gains at Friday"s open as stock-market investors await Trump"s response to China crackdown on Hong Kong

U.S. stocks opened mostly lower Friday, but were set for strong weekly gains, as investors watched simmering tensions between the U.S. and China, a clash that .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2020

Stocks slip as Trump puts China on alert

Stocks were lower Friday ahead of President Trump's press conference to address China's aggression in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 29th, 2020

Global stocks fall as investors brace for Trump to hit China with a "bazooka"

Reuters Global stocks turned lower on Friday as investors prepare for fresh US-China intensification ahead of President Donald Trump's press conference on the new Hong Kong security law. Analysts said "Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 29th, 2020

Asian stocks slip as markets await Trump"s Hong Kong response

Asia's stock markets pulled back and major currencies were held in check on Friday, as investors await the U.S. response to China tightening control over the city of Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 28th, 2020

Asian stocks turn red as Hong Kong tensions sour mood

Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries China's planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 28th, 2020

Asian stocks gain on economic hopes, but Hong Kong risk clouds outlook

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures rose on Thursday as growing optimism about a global economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic trumped immediate concerns about a standoff between the United States and China over Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 27th, 2020