China’s stocks rose to the highest level since October, led by steel, material and drug companies, as a drop in money-market rates eased concern of a cash squeeze before the resumption of initial public offerings next month.
Hong Kong stocks climbed, with the city’s benchmark index extending a 2 1/2-year high, after gauges of China’s manufacturing growth beat estimates. Gains were limited as shares listed on the mainland tumbled.
The following companies may have unusual price changes in Asian trading tomorrow. Stock symbols are in parentheses, and share prices are as of the latest close. The information in each item was released after markets shut unless stated otherwise.