The Trade: Fate of these stocks in China's hands

An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock prices at a brokerage house in Nanjing, China.
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The Chinese stock market is on a roller coaster this week after being closed for one week due to the Lunar New Year holiday. These U.S. stocks have the most to gain or lose depending on the direction China's equities settle on in the coming days.

Using Kensho, a quantitative tool used by hedge funds, CNBC Pro found the top and worst-performing names when the iShares China Large-Cap ETF (FXI), a liquid proxy for the country's market, moves up or down by a large percentage.

The iShares China Large-Cap ETF provides exposure to 50 of the largest most liquid Chinese stocks that trade on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

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