NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Chinese stocks have been clobbered lately. While the Standard & Poor's 500 gained 5.7% in the past year, China funds lost 20.2%, according to Morningstar. The trouble can be traced to signs that the booming economy may be slowing.Exports to Europe have been suffering, and property prices are sinking throughout much of the country. Chinese corporate earnings growth has been slowing. Analysts expect earnings to grow 6% this year, down from an annual rate of 10% early in 2011.
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