Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Hang Seng, Shanghai retreat
(03-25 09:36)

Stocks in Hong Kong opened 0.33 percent lower on profit-taking after the previous day's healthy gains and following losses on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 72.81 points to 21,773.64.
In Shanghai, shares were down in morning trading.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.36 percent, or 7.35 points, to 2,058.93.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.56 percent, or 6.12 points, to 1,079.36.—AFP


   
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