Global stocks reached new 11-month highs on Friday, boosted by positive Chinese economic data. The Shanghai Composite closed 2.2 percent higher after robust retail, production and investment data for August indicated China's economy is accelerating. But experts tell CNBC Chinese stocks will see another correction before year end.
Chinese Stocks In for Another Correction?
There could be a potential pullback towards the end of the year in Chinese equities, warns Andrew Freris, senior investment strategist, Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management. He tells CNBC what will trigger this correction.
China Seen Recording Double-Digit Growth in '10
China could record steady 10% growth starting in 2010, predicts Tim Condon, head of research Asia at ING Financial Markets.
Asia Still Vulnerable
A V-shaped recovery looks very much intact in Asia but the region could still be vulnerable, cautions Richard Yetsenga, regional FX strategist at HSBC.
Positive Market Trend Forming
The S&P 500 could rise to 1,200 in the next 6-12 months, says King Lip, portfolio manager at Baker Avenue Asset Management. He tells CNBC there is a lot more investor confidence in the markets.
Mildly Bearish on Gold
Alan Heap, global commodities analyst at Citi is mildly bearish on spot gold. He explains why he believes the yellow metal should be around $950-960 a troy ounce.
Buy Natural Gas
Jonathan Barratt, managing director, Commodity Broking Services tells CNBC why he is upbeat on natural gas.
Banks Have Improved
King Lip, portfolio manager, Baker Avenue Asset Management sees positive developments in the banking sector a year after Lehman's collapse.