China stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Technology Hardware & Equipment, Travel & Leisure and Gas, Water & Multiutilities sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Shanghai, the Shanghai Composite lost 0.04% to hit a new 3-years low, while the SZSE Component index lost 0.84%.
The best performers of the session on the Shanghai Composite were Pengqi Technology Development Co Ltd, which rose 10.13% or 0.400 points to trade at 4.350 at the close. Meanwhile, Guodian Nanjing Automation Co Ltd added 10.10% or 0.420 points to end at 4.580 and Qingdao Huijintong Power Eouipment Co Ltd was up 10.02% or 0.920 points to 10.100 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Shanghai U9 Game Co Ltd, which fell 10.02% or 0.440 points to trade at 3.950 at the close. Tonghua Dongbao Pharmaceutical Co Ltd declined 10.02% or 1.380 points to end at 12.390 and Kangmei Pharmaceutical Co Ltd was down 10.01% or 0.830 points to 7.460.