Friday, December 19, 2014   

Hang Seng, Shanghai fall
(02-13 16:23)

Stocks in Hong Kong fell 0.54 percent on profit-taking following two strong rallies as well as a weak lead from Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index eased 120.26 points to 22,165.53 on turnover of HK$62.55 billion.
In Shanghai, shares closed down 0.55 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 11.56 points to 2,098.40 on turnover of 124.4 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, dropped 1.68 percent, or 19.11 points, to 1,119.93 on turnover of 175.8 billion yuan.—AFP



   
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