iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF

-$0.38 (-1.6%)
Closing price February 20, 2020

US Stocks Starting to Trade Just as Badly as Chinese Shares on Tariff and Trade War News

Having tariffs in a trade dispute is one thing. To impose tariffs on top of other tariffs as retaliation is quite simply a trade war. The major stock indexes were ...
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Perhaps Markets and Investors Should Be Cheering S&P Downgrade of China

When investors hear that one of the world's top credit ratings agencies has issued a sovereign downgrade of one of the world's biggest nations, it tends to bring more than ...
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Moody’s China Downgrade Is Not Crushing Chinese Shares and Markets

The biggest economic and financial market story for Wednesday should be that Moody’s has formally downgraded China’s credit rating. Although this downgrade may sound harsh, the new "stable" outlook seems to mean ...
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The Shanghai Carnage

Over the weekend markets had a tremendous fall, not just on the U.S. front but practically all markets are suffering. Monday morning, Dow futures are projected down around 600 points ...
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ETF Companion Guide for the 10 Best Economies in the World

After seeing a recent report from the World Economic Forum on national competitiveness ratings, 24/7 Wall St. used several metrics to determine which nations had the best economies in the ...
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Chinese Credit Crisis Fears Pounding China ETFs and ADRs

If you think that the United States is down, the move was even worse in China. Barron's took its shot at a coming credit crisis in China over the weekend, ...
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HSBC Cuts 2013-14 China GDP Forecast: Is Global Growth Downgrade Next?

If China is truly the world's growth engine, there is about to be less growth and less reason to be optimistic about the global recovery. HSBC has trimmed its gross ...
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Chinese New Year: Make or Break for ETFs, ADRs and Closed-End Funds in China and SE-Asia — Snake Bite? (FXI, GXC, PGJ, PEK, EWH, EWT, TWN, EWS, VNM, EWM, TDF, BIDU, DANG, RENN)

Chinese New Year is almost upon us. The new year is the Year of the Snake. Other nations with stock markets that celebrate Chinese New Year with multiday holidays include ...
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Eight Countries With Credit Ratings Set to Rise Next Year

It seems that all of the nations around the world are facing sovereign credit ratings downgrades or warnings of downgrades. After the United States lost its prized "AAA" rating, the threat of downgrades ...
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