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Hang Seng Lagging S&P 500

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While the S&P 500 sports a small gain for the month of August, the Hong Kong Hang Seng Index ($HSI) is actually down and lagging. The S&P 500 (black) moved above its early August high last week, but the Hang Seng Index (red) formed a lower high. Continued relative weakness in China could be negative for US stocks.

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Arthur Hill
About the author: , CMT, is the Chief Technical Strategist at TrendInvestorPro.com. Focusing predominantly on US equities and ETFs, his systematic approach of identifying trend, finding signals within the trend, and setting key price levels has made him an esteemed market technician. Arthur has written articles for numerous financial publications including Barrons and Stocks & Commodities Magazine. In addition to his Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation, he holds an MBA from the Cass Business School at City University in London. Learn More
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