Wed 11 Dec
- Hong Kong, Shanghai weighed by bank shares
[at MarketWatch] - Stocks in Shanghai and Hong Kong lead Asia’s losses as liberalization pressure weighed on Chinese banks, while a stronger yen weighed on Japanese stocks.
Tue 10 Dec
- [video] Smart money taper plays: Muni bonds & REITs
[at CNBC] - Paul Twitchell, Whitebox Advisors, shares his investment strategies ahead of the Fed's pullback on quantitative easing. Twitchell explains why he see opportunities in municipal bonds and mortgage REITs....
Tue 10 Dec
- How China’s economy is choking on smog
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Mon 09 Dec
- Asia stocks get support from China, U.S. data
[Other] - Asian stocks jump higher after strong economic data from the world’s two largest economies help sentiment, while a profit warning from QBE Insurance in Sydney weigh on Australian stocks.
Wed 04 Dec
- Stocks: Dow and S&P 500 in 4-day losing streak
[at USA TODAY] - If stocks don't regain their earlier momentum, the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 stock index are on track for their first four-session losing streak since late September.
Wed 04 Dec
- Nikkei leads Asia lower; Australian dollar tumbles
[at MarketWatch] - Japan’s Nikkei falls sharply on Wednesday as the yen regains some lost ground overnight, while the Australian dollar tumbles after the country posts disappointing third-quarter growth data.
Mon 02 Dec
- Hong Kong Stocks Advance on China Manufacturing, IPO Plan
[at Bloomberg] - Hong Kong stocks rose, with the city’s benchmark index extending its 2 1/2-year high, after gauges of China’s manufacturing growth beat estimates and the government signaled an end to a ban on initial ...
Fri 29 Nov
- Macau Stocks To Underperform Towards Year-End, Says Credit Suisse
[at Barrons.com] - Macau gaming stocks have underperformed the Hong Kong Hang Seng Index by 6% in the last 1.5 months. Credit Suisse expects this trend to continue in the next two or three months, in particular, stocks such as MGM China (MGM), Sands China (LVS) and Galaxy Entertainment, because there are no near-term catalysts, according to analysts Kenny Lau and Isis Wong: Macau gaming stocks' share prices have recently become seemingly immune to positive news flow amid the market interest shifting to some heavyweight China sectors. Macau gaming sector has risen 73% this year to a record 15.5 times forward EV/EBITDA.
Wed 27 Nov
- Chinese shares rise on reform hopes
[at MarketWatch] - Chinese stocks end higher on financial reform hopes, giving a boost to stocks in neighboring Hong Kong, but most stocks are little changed across the region.