December 9, 2013 (Chinavestor) Chinese stocks advanced in Hong Kong on Monday albeit the pace of advance was kept in check. The Hang Seng Index (INDEXHANGSENG:.HSI) rose 68.1 points or 0.3% compared to a 1.2% surge of the Dow on Friday and a 0.9% advance of the China ADR Index. The Dow rose 198.7 points on sound jobs numbers last Friday. The advance was universal, each and every components of the 30 member index advanced! Chinese stocks listed in the US followed suit as the following chart testifies. Petrochina (NYSE:PTR), Sinopec (NYSE:SNP) and CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) rose the most as value investors snapped up shares of undervalued energy giants. Baidu.com (NASDAQ:BIDU) rose $1.3 lifting the rest of the sector.