Hong Kong stocks sank on Tuesday after a recent rally as profit-taking offset a strong lead from Wall Street, with attention turning to new Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell’s congressional debut later in the day. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.73 percent, or 229.94 points, to end at 31,268.66.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.13 percent, or 37.50 points, to 3,292.07. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, lost 0.34 percent, or 6.10 points, to close at 1,808.92.Do you ever witness anything interesting or exciting? Just take out your phone and send us the exclusive pictures or video and we will pay you cash. E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include location, date, involved persons or why it is important and other details.