22 Nov 19 - HK Tensions | Ryman Healthcare Global markets continued to trend lower overnight, after conflicting headlines on U.S.-China trade relations and a row between the world’s top two economies over the Hong Kong protest added to doubts whether a deal could be reached by the end of this year. Tensions in HK continue to escalate, which saw Asian markets down significantly yesterday.   Stock in Focus: Ryman Healthcare (RYM:NZX) Ryman Healthcare shares were lower yesterday as the country’s biggest retirement village operator and developer reported an 11.1% increase in profit, bolstered by unrealised gains on the value of its property portfolio. Underlying profit rose 6.2% and it signalled annual earnings would rise by as much as 17%. The result was at the bottom end of analyst expectations. The company reported NTA (net tangible asset value/the valuation of its property portfol...