HK stocks end up

16th January, 2019 09:45:25 printer

HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks rose Wednesday, in line with a regional advance and extending the previous day’s two-percent rally, with attention turning to the upcoming earnings season.

The Hang Seng Index added 0.27 percent, or 71.81 points, to end at 26,902.10.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was barely moved, inching up 0.08 points to 2,570.42, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, dipped 0.12 percent, or 1.64 points, to 1,321.52, reports AFP.