Jun 23, 2020 (China Knowledge) - Today the Shanghai Composite Index closed at 2,970.62, up 0.18%, and Shenzhen Component Index finished at 11,794.01, up 0.78%, the Hang Seng Index closed at 24,907.34, up 1.62%. The trading volume for three exchanges recorded USD 123.9 bln, down 7.38% from the previous trading day.
The markets turned up 1,325 gainers, 2,396 losers, and 116 remained unchanged. There were 66 triggered the limit up 10% ‘circuit breakers’ and 19 hit the limit down 10% cap.
By sectors, the top three most active traded health care, food & beverage and media, with an increase of 2.79%, 2.50% and 2.35%, respectively. The telecom sector saw the biggest drop of 1.46%, followed by agriculture (-1.03%) and architecture & interior design (-0.86%).
As of 16:30 p.m. BJT, USD/RMB was trading at 7.0654, down 117 bps from the previous close.
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