Is The Bull Market Over For Chinese ETF Investors (FXP, FXI)

chinaIs the bull market over for China investors?  China’s government has pumped the Chinese economy with stimulus for a positive recovery, but has the ride ended.  Chinese markets continue to tumble as “Investors are wary of a tightening in bank lending, which helped propel Chinese shares more than 80 percent higher earlier in August. State media reports said bank lending dropped in August from July,” Forbes Reports.

“The Chinese government also said last week that it will try to cut overcapacity and excessive investment in some sectors,” Forbes reports.

For a play on the Chinese economy bullish or bearish, take a look at two ETF’s related to China’s top 25 companies is the iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI) and the inverse ETF which is UltraShort FTSE/Xinhua China25 Proshares (FXP). 

Here is a look at the top 10 holdings within the ETF’s below:

TOP 10 HOLDINGS ( 62.21% OF TOTAL ASSETS)  
Company Symbol % Assets
Bank of China Ltd N/A 7.24
Bank Of Communications Co., Ltd. N/A 4.27
BOC HONG KONG 2388.HK 4.07
China Construction Bank Corporation N/A 9.37
China Life Insurance Company, Ltd. N/A 7.32
China Merchants Bank Co.,limited N/A 4.36
China Mobile Ltd. N/A 8.38
China Shenhua Energy Company Limited N/A 4.15
CNOOC, Ltd. N/A 5.24
Industrial & Commercial Bank of China N/A 7.81

Chart for iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI)

Chart for UltraShort FTSE/Xinhua China25 Proshares (FXP)

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