Baidu (BIDU), Alibaba (BABA) and Tencent

Baidu (BIDU), Alibaba (BABA) and Tencent

Three of China’s biggest technology companies — Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent — have had mixed fortunes in 2019. The trio, known by the acronym BAT, like the FAANG stocks in the U.S., have faced a barrage of domestic issues against a backdrop of the U.S.-China trade war, which has morphed into a tech war. Each … Read more…

China ETF market outlook 2020 with KraneShares CIO

China ETF market outlook 2020 with KraneShares CIO

Chalk it up to the Chinese consumer. So says KraneShares’ Brendan Ahern about his bullish forecast for Chinese stocks in 2020, which he’s attributing to the largely overlooked strength of the consumers who are fueling the world’s second-largest economy. “From just an economic perspective, the trade war has been an inhibitor to growth,” Ahern said … Read more…