HONG KONG, July 19 Hong Kong shares struggled on
Friday, closing out a week almost flat with weekly turnover the
second weakest this year as investors rotated into some battered
materials firms and out of the Chinese banking and property
The Hang Seng Index ended up 0.1 percent at 21,362.4
points. The China Enterprises Index of the leading
Chinese listings in Hong Kong slipped 0.5 percent. This week,
they finished up 0.4 percent and 0.2 percent, respectively.
Bourse turnover was around $6.2 billion, almost 30 percent
below the 20-day moving average. Its weekly total was the lowest
in five months.