Today is Oct 15, 2007. Shanghai Composites Index continued to defy the gravity, amid the central bank (People’s Bank of China) raised bank reserve rate by 0.5 again in the weekend. The composite index closed above 6000 (Sina) for the first time.
Interestingly, history shows the CPC congress is bad for the stock market. Here is one article goes into the details of stock market performance during past CPC conferences. Today marks the opening of 17th CPC congress.
I’m not going to predict the market, either from historical perspective or futuristic view. As a famous investor once said, if history can be used to predict the (future) stock market, all the librarians (assume they read history books in the library) will be rich 🙂