Friday, October 31, 2014   

Hang Seng flat, Shanghai down
(05-19 16:21)

Hong Kong shares ended marginally lower on Monday despite a positive lead from Wall Street, as investors await the release of key manufacturing data from China later in the week.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index closed down 8.41 points at 22,704.5 on turnover of HK$47.16 billion.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.05 percent, or 21.32 points, to 2,005.18 on turnover of 53.0 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.51 percent, or 5.17 points, to 1,014.19 on turnover of 58.4 billion yuan. --AFP
   
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