The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, fell 0.59 percent, or 5.91 points, to 1,004.65 Friday.
China's stock index futures closed lower Friday with the contract for May, the most actively traded, down 0.47percent from the previous trading day to 3,307.8.
Chinese shares closed lower Friday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 15.46 points, or 0.51 percent, to 3,011.21.
Hong Kong stocks went up 242.21 points, or 1.01 percent to close at 24,138.31 on Thursday, mainly boosted by financial shares and oil stocks.
The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, rose 0.24 percent, or 2.38 points, to 1,010.56 Thurssday.
China's stock index futures closed higher Thursday with the contract for May, the most actively traded, up 0.33 percent from the previous trading day to 3,320 points.
Chinese shares closed higher Thursday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 19.63 points, or 0.65 percent, to 3,026.67.
Investors should be buying China's auto and property stocks even as the government tightens monetary policy to tame inflation, according to Deng Xiaofeng, who manages the $1.8 billion Bosera Theme Sector Fund.
Stocks on the Chinese mainland rose on Wednesday, spurring a rebound for the benchmark index from the steepest drop in two months, as a jump in the US housing starts bolstered the outlook for the global economy and commodity prices advanced.
Shares of Shanghai-listed Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd dropped 4.3 percent on Wednesday after an anonymous source claimed the Changsha, Hunan province-based company used bribery to win orders and maintain its clients.
Hong Kong stocks went up 375.48 points, or 1.6 percent, to close at 23,896.10 Wednesday after landing in the negative territory for several sessions.
China's stock index futures closed lower Wednesday with the contract for May, the most actively traded, down 0.06 percent from the previous trading day to 3,316.