It’s no longer a question of whether China’s stock-market rally is a bubble, but when the bubble will burst.Want in on China’s A-shares? The devil is in the detailsInvestors, even at the best of times, have a habit of chasing after bright shiny objects and latching on like a fish to a lure. But in a sideways market, where everyone […]
MSCI? We don’t need no friggin MSCI.
The decision by MSCI, the giant indexing company, to not include Chinese mainland A-shares in its emerging-market benchmark last Tuesday had little effect on the market. Neither did the huge outflows by foreign investors.
The Shanghai Composite Index climbed 2.9% last week to its highest level since January 2008. It also pushed the Chinese stock […]
Jun. 10, 2015, 1:52 PM
Aside from the inflation fueled Venezuela Stock Market Index, China’s Shanghai Composite is the top performing stock market in the world so far in 2015. The Shanghai Composite is up 58% year-to-date, and 151% year-over-year.However, if the bull market that occurred from July 2005 until October 2007 is any indication, the rally is just getting […]
For the 4th day in a row, China opened with a dip last night, but this time it was different. A half-hearted BTFD-effort was met with major selling pressure. Between real-estate developer Kaisa’s failed bailout and yet another entity defaulting (Zhuhai Zhongfu stock plummetted) it appears the 8% rip of the last few days in the Shenzhen Composite was just […]
The Shanghai Composite stock index was slammed on Thursday, dropping by 6.5%.Over the last year, the Shanghai exchange has grown to be the third largest in the world.Here are the ten largest stock exchanges in the world by total market capitalization, as of April 2015, according to the World Federation of Exchanges’ monthly report. With a total end of […]
There are more warnings of a stock market correction circulating now – especially since the Nasdaq and S&P 500 both reached closing record highs Friday.The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Friday at 5,092.08. That was the first time the index had set a record in more than 15 years. The S&P 500 closed the week at 2,117.69. […]
The Sensex plunged 297 points or 1.07 per cent to close Friday’s session at 27,437.94. The Nifty also finished down 93 points or 1.11 per cent at 8,305.25.The sectoral indices were all in the red with realty down 3.83% and consumer durables down 3.18%. Among the other major losers were IT (down 2.78%), capital goods (2.57%), teck (2.33%), bank (1.33%) […]
(Reuters) – U.S. stocks were a mixed bag on Tuesday, with the Dow ending lower after a handful of uninspiring earnings reports while the Nasdaq closed near a record high following a proposed biotech merger.Travelers (TRV.N), DuPont (DD.N) and IBM (IBM.N) shares weighed on the Dow Jones industrial average. DuPont reported lower sales in all of its businesses and said […]
U.S. stocks were a mixed bag on Tuesday, with the Dow ending lower after a handful of uninspiring earnings reports while the Nasdaq closed near a record high following a proposed biotech merger.Travelers, DuPont and IBM shares weighed on the Dow Jones industrial average. DuPont reported lower sales in all of its businesses and said a strong dollar would take […]
Apr. 17, 2015, 7:34 AM
@ericbeeboHong Kong futures are getting crushed.There’s a major sell-off going on in China right now.Chinese stock market futures are down by more than 5% following news that regulators are tightening the screws on traders.”The China Securities Regulatory Commission banned the margin trading businesses of brokerages from taking part in umbrella trusts, while the Securities Association […]