Stocks Blog: Budweiser, Xiaomi, MTR climb while Tencent, Cathay slip in early trading

South China Morning Post 發布於 2019年10月21日04:10
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Packs of Budweiser’s beer are displayed in a Shanghai's supermarket on 20 October 2004. Photo: AFP

Welcome back, traders --

Another weekend, another series of attacks by hard-core protesters in Hong Kong.

In the US, all of the major benchmarks ended down on Friday, following the big 1.3 per cent drop of the Shanghai Composite. Added to that, impeachment looks more and more likely in the US for the leader of the world's top economy, keeping global markets tense.

At least there was some positive news: Chinese Vice-Premier Liu says some "concrete progress" was made towards a trade war deal in Washington.

So, we can expect a rocky start to the week.

We have you covered in mainland and Hong Kong markets.

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-- Zhang Shidong in Shanghai and Deb Price in Hong Kong

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