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China stocks dip on growth concerns; Hong Kong tracks Wall Street lower

China's blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.2 percent, to 3,202.33 points by the lunch break, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent, to 2,983.06 points. China's robust market rebound since early March appears to be losing momentum as trading volumes have shrunk and the SSEC fails to stand decisively above the 3,000 mark- seen by many as a key...

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Shanghai stock index flat, nearing key resistance level

SHANGHAI, May 4- China stocks closed roughly flat on Wednesday, as the Shanghai market came under pressure near key technical resistance and after signs of subdued manufacturing activity. The CSI300 index of the largest listed companies in Shanghai and Shenzhen fell 0.1 percent, to 3,209.46, while the Shanghai Composite Index closed flat, at 2,991.27 points.

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China stocks dip at end of sluggish week, bond default worries weigh

SHANGHAI, April 29- China stocks edged lower on Friday, capping a sluggish week, as investors mostly adopted a cautious stance ahead of the Labour Day holiday with risk appetite curbed by rising bond defaults and commodities price volatility. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.1 percent, to 3,156.75, while the Shanghai Composite Index also lost 0.1 percent, to...

Source: Reuters

China shares down as bond defaults dim mood; Hong Kong fall over 1 pct

*Sentiment in Hong Kong hit by slump in Japan stocks. Hong Kong shares dropped over 1 percent as sentiment was soured by a tumble in Japanese stocks, after the Bank of Japan disappointed markets by electing not to expand monetary stimulus on Thursday. China's blue-chip CSI300 index dipped 0.04 percent to 3,159.46 points by lunch break, while the Shanghai...

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China stocks end lower, resource sector weak

SHANGHAI, April 27- China stocks finished weaker on Wednesday, with stronger industrial profits data countered by growing doubts over the sustainability of the recovery and concerns about a government crackdown on speculation in commodities markets. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.4 percent, to 3,165.92, while the Shanghai Composite Index also lost 0.4...

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China stocks reverse losses, but resource shares underperform

SHANGHAI, April 26- China stocks erased earlier losses in afternoon trading on Tuesday, as a rally in healthcare and real estate shares offset initial gloom triggered by falling commodity prices in the wake of a government crackdown on speculation. The CSI300 index of the largest listed companies in Shanghai and Shenzhen rose 0.5 percent, to 3,179.16, while the...

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Tech, property sell-off leads China shares lower

SHANGHAI, April 12- China's main stock indexes fell on Tuesday, dragged lower by property and tech shares, as investors took profit from the previous session's more than 1 percent rally. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.4 percent, to 3,218.45, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent, to 3,023.65 points. Small caps were also among the biggest decliners,...

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China stocks end up on policy support optimism

SHANGHAI, April 11- China stocks ended more than 1 percent higher on Monday, led by resource shares, as lower-than-forecast inflation data fanned optimism Beijing will continue with loose monetary policies. The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 1.4 percent, to 3,230.10, while the Shanghai Composite Index gained 1.7 percent, to 3,033.96 points.

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China stocks shed losses, encouraged by March factory surveys

SHANGHAI, April 1- China stocks recovered from early losses and ended Friday roughly flat, as investors weighed the impact from Standard& Poor's downgrade of China's credit outlook and a surprise pick-up in March manufacturing activity. China's blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.1 percent, to 3,221.89, while the Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.2 percent, to...

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China, HK stocks fall as S&P downgrade overshadows China PMI

SHANGHAI, April 1- China and Hong Kong stocks fell more than 1 percent on Friday morning, as S&P's cut to China's credit outlook offset any optimism from a pick-up in March manufacturing activity. China's blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.5 percent, to 3,170.36 points by the lunch break, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.4 percent, to 2,961.22 points.

Source: Reuters