Hong Kong stocks opened lower Tuesday after Apple warned it would miss its quarterly revenue forecast as the new coronavirus takes a toll on corporate earnings and sparks economic jitters.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.69 percent, or 193.10 points, to 27,766.50 in early trade.
Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was down 0.1 percent, or 2.21 points, at 2,981.41.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, opened up 0.1 percent, or 1.37 points, at 1,837.33.
Source : AFP