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HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA.L)

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435.15+5.85 (+1.36%)
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  • M
    M
    Wow... Household Finance... a post WW2 success story that devolved into failure thanks to Sam Walton & Herbert Haft (in reverse order)... few know about... all now long gone...
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    Edward
    What got into HSBC? Up 7%?
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    Mindmagestic
    This Bank is on the brink of collapsing operationally speaking, just sell it. The Operational Risk Loss is enormous. The bank has lost control on their processes. I m an insider so trust me.
  • 永慶
    sooner or later this will go back to 50
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    HSBC is up 5.40% to 29.30
  • s
    stocktargetadvisor
    $HSBC
    Target Set by Berenberg Bank Neutral GBX 400
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    antonio
    Seems to me HSBC and LLoyds would make a great merger prospect. The synergy is glaringly obvious
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    tk
    strong buy
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    scott
    Possible dividend reinstatement by April of 5c per quarter!!
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    Mason
    Jan 31st HK residents are eligible for BNO passport. BOFA expecting 36B of outflows. enough to break the peg? we shall see
  • s
    stocktargetadvisor
    $HSBC
    Target Set by Deutsche Bank Sell GBX 390
    Target Set by Barclays Sell GBX 400
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    Anonymous
    I don’t understand why an honest person would use this bank. It seems to be operating as an arm of the Chinese Communist Party in Hong Kong, assisting with the destruction of it’s democracy and the freedom of it’s citizens. I understand that those who signed up for the Chinese Government cancelled Ant Financial IPO, that was to have occurred in Hong Kong, haven’t received their money back. What’s going on. Can someone enlighten me?
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    0005.HK is up 4.95% to 48.80
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    stocktargetadvisor
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    C
    The Times of London: Analysts said that the insurer was unlikely to receive a seat on HSBC’s board as a result of its increased shareholding. However, there has been speculation that the bank may increase the number of directors from Asia. Currently only three of 15 are from the region. One of them, Laura Cha — chairwoman of Hong Kong Exchange, with close connections to Beijing — is expected to step down from HSBC’s board soon, having served for nine years.
    Ping An started buying shares in HSBC in 2016 and took its stake above 5 per cent in December 2017, after which it had to publicly disclose its holding and changes. It has suffered a heavy loss on its HSBC’s shares, which have lost nearly 60 per cent of their value in the past two years.
    Asian investors were said to be angry when HSBC along with other big banks in the UK were ordered to freeze dividends earlier this year to help cope with the financial cost of the pandemic.
    HSBC has been hit by several difficult issues in recent months, the most recent of which were reports last week of a leak of documents alleging that it along with other banks continued to move money for clients which suspected of engaging in criminal activity.
    HSBC has also been criticised by US and British politicians for supporting Beijing’s National Security Law to crack down on Hong Kong dissidents and has been attacked by Chinese authorities for its role in the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, finance chief of the Chinese telecoms group Huawei, in December 2018 at Vancouver airport on a warrant from the US.
    Observers believe that pressure on the bank may lift somewhat after the US election in November and once noise over Ms Meng’s contested extradition dies down, although that may not be for many months.
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    Jack
    can someone confirm hsbc atm machines in hk were all blocked from withdrawing money?
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    C
    Money laundering is ubiquitous. If governments really wanted to clamp down on it, they would. It’s easier and politically expedient to blame HSBC and other banks. HSBC should pay the price because their business model is under significant threat; Brexit set the UK up for failure, the Eurozone is hostile to banks, and China promotes their own. HSBC needs a radical pivot to new sources of business; the old ways aren’t working, and haven’t been for some years. But the money laundering story is really a big nothing burger compared with the bank’s true issues.
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    jimmy
    China’s Ping An Insurance Group Co. raised its stake in HSBC Holdings Plc, cementing its position as the lender’s biggest shareholder.

    Ping An Asset Management Co., a unit of the insurer, bought 10.8 million shares of HSBC on Wednesday, according to a Hong Kong stock exchange filing on Friday. That brings the group’s stake to 8% from 7.95% previously. BlackRock Inc., the second-biggest holder, currently owns 7.14%.
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    mike s
    Bought this back in 2015 around $43... with dividends reinvested I am at about +15%... thinking I sell out of it - take the money and run. Thoughts?
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    BobMcLovin
    How low is this going? 15$? Bankruptcies / bad loans / leveraged to the max / housing payments halted / mortgage crisis 2.0 - what happens to the price when this all impacts HSBC 2-6 months from now?