Thursday, December 18, 2014   

Hang Seng ends flat, Shanghai dips
(08-12 17:32)

Hong Kong stocks closed up 0.18 percent Tuesday, reversing earlier losses on bargain hunting, with dealers taking positive cues from Wall Street and Europe.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 43.39 points to 24,689.41 by the close of play on turnover of HK$66.42 billion, AFP reports.
The Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.14 percent, or 3.06 points, to 2,221.59 on turnover of 132.4 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, rose 0.30 percent, or 3.58 points, to 1,194.94 on turnover of 155.7 billion yuan.   
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