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Asian Stocks Finish Mixed As Investors Await Results Of US-China Trade Summit

Aug 22, 2018

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*Data in Price Return and Updated Real-Time (with a delay), Source: StockDio

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks were in the black as investors await the outcome of the Sino-American trade summit taking place in Washington today
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.64% and the Topix closed up 0.77%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 3.69x
  • 11 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 32 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 11 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 110.24
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.5 basis points to -0.116%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.3 basis points to 0.099%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.8 basis points to 0.22%

Chinese Market

  • Chinese and Hong Kong stocks finished mixed with Hong Kong stocks advancing, while Mainland Chinese stocks fell
  • The Hang Seng closed up 0.63%, Hang Seng China Enterprise advanced 1.05%, and the CSI 300 retreated 0.56%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 1.5x
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 5 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 2 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$, at the top of its range at 7.8498
  • CNY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 6.8414
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down 10.8 basis points to 2.87%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down 1.6 basis points to 3.639%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 9.2 basis points to 0.77%

Indian Market

  • Indian stock exchanges were closed for the holiday Bankri Id 
  • INR₹ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 69.825
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to 7.572%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1 basis points to 7.828%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.3 basis points to 0.26%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks fell for the second straight day after closing at the highest level in a decade on Monday 
  • Positive earnings results for Aussie corporates was overshadowed by continued political uncertainty and the decision by the Australian government to abandon the push for corporate tax cuts 
  • ASX 200 finished down 0.29%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished neutral with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 1x
  • 25 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 17 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 18 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 8 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 0.7359
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.3 basis points to 2.001%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.5 basis points to 2.54%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.422 basis points to 0.54%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Showa Shell Sekiyu KK Energy 2125 4.94%      2,793,600.00
Furukawa Electric Co Ltd Industrials 3560 4.55%          836,300.00
Isuzu Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 1669 4.51%      2,581,000.00
Toho Zinc Co Ltd Materials 3705 4.37%          162,200.00
Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd Industrials 3630 3.71%          677,100.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Yamato Holdings Co Ltd Industrials 3306 -3.11%      1,020,100.00
Oji Holdings Corp Materials 706 -2.89%      4,382,000.00
Nippon Paper Industries Co Ltd Materials 1921 -2.19%          694,500.00
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp Telecommunication Services 4896 -2.12%      5,549,700.00
COMSYS Holdings Corp Industrials 2856 -2.06%          637,300.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
WH Group Ltd Consumer Staples 6.03 4.15%      73,429,005.00
Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd Financials 72.8 3.48%    112,667,150.00
CNOOC Ltd Energy 12.8 2.56%      56,274,278.00
Tencent Holdings Ltd Information Technology 359 2.51%      28,940,119.00
Sands China Ltd Consumer Discretionary 37.9 1.88%      10,510,087.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd Consumer Staples 22.3 -2.84%      19,839,400.00
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 65.4 -2.10%         5,492,600.00
CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Ltd Health Care 19.2 -1.84%      37,731,328.00
Wharf Real Estate Investment Co Ltd Real Estate 51 -1.64%         5,188,859.00
Link REIT Real Estate 76.3 -1.49%         5,988,659.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Coal India Ltd Energy 291.55 2.59%        969,111.00
Axis Bank Ltd Financials 636.2 1.92%        960,464.00
NTPC Ltd Utilities 161.2 1.70%          84,301.00
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 635.25 1.69%        213,552.00
Wipro Ltd Information Technology 288.5 1.48%        222,541.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Tata Steel Ltd Materials 582.25 -2.86%        504,491.00
Hindustan Unilever Ltd Consumer Staples 1752.4 -1.30%          29,322.00
Vedanta Ltd Materials 219.2 -1.17%    1,019,151.00
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Consumer Discretionary 957.55 -1.12%          64,213.00
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 391 -0.72%        556,217.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Altium Ltd Information Technology 28.75 31.6995 2,481,594
WiseTech Global Ltd Information Technology 19.9 27.23785 3,546,935
TPG Telecom Ltd Telecommunication Services 7.65 21.62162 9,124,502
Appen Ltd Information Technology 12.86 12.02091 1,258,088
carsales.com Ltd Information Technology 16.25 10.9215 2,106,022
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Primary Health Care Ltd Health Care 2.86 -7.63%    10,945,100.00
Adelaide Brighton Ltd Materials 6.25 -7.13%      5,083,107.00
Western Areas Ltd Materials 2.79 -6.06%      4,407,733.00
Fletcher Building Ltd Materials 5.95 -5.41%      2,704,020.00
Bapcor Ltd Consumer Discretionary 6.85 -4.06%      3,807,491.00