The Shanghai Composite Index rose for the fifth day, climbing 0.1 percent, or 4.32 to 3,106.42 in Shanghai. The index advanced to the highest closing level since June 7.
People's Insurance Co. Group of China contributed the most to the index gain, increasing 10.0 percent. Wintime Energy Co. had the largest increase, rising 10.1 percent.
Today, 1,046 of 1,502 shares rose, while 422 fell; 3 of 5 sectors were higher, led by commercial stocks.
Source : Bloomberg