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Asian Stocks Trade Higher In Friday's Session, Only Hong Kong Stocks In The Red

Aug 24, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese markets close higher, with the Nikkei 225 closing positive for the 4th consecutive trading session
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.85% and the Topix closed up 0.65%
  • Japanese CPI inflation data for July came in relatively in-line with expectations (+0.9% Y/Y vs +1.0% Y/Y estimated)
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 1.96x
  • 19 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 9 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 6 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 6 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 111.28
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to -0.112%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.1 basis points to 0.101%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.3 basis points to 0.21%

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong stocks finished lower today, while Mainland China stocks were higher, continuing yesterday's trend
  • The Hang Seng closed down 0.43%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 0.32%, and the CSI 300 rose 0.16%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.67x
  • 1 stock in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 4 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 4 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 7.8499
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.47% against the USD$ to 6.8455
  • 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 lower with yields up 1.8 basis points to 3.634%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 12.6 basis points to 0.76%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks finished the week positive, the fifth straight week of positive returns 
  • The 5-week winning streak for Indian is the best performing period in over 2 months  
  • The Sensex finished down 0.22% and the Nifty 50 closed lower by 0.22%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 0.72x
  • 8 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 2 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 6 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently down 0.294% against the USD$ to 69.9088
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2.1 basis points to 7.565%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.6 basis points to 7.873%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 2.394 basis points to 0.31%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks finished their trading session up but closed down for the week after Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull was forced out of office 
  • Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull was replaced by Scott Morrison after receiving a No Confidence vote from his conservative Liberal Party 
  • ASX 200 finished up 0.05%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.83x
  • 38 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 28 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 30 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 11 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently up 0.786% against the USD$ to 0.7305
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.2 basis points to 1.992%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 2.535%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.414 basis points to 0.54%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Trend Micro Inc/Japan Information Technology 6870 3.93%          565,500.00
Oji Holdings Corp Materials 739 3.65%      2,911,000.00
Recruit Holdings Co Ltd Industrials 3433 3.16%      4,042,400.00
Secom Co Ltd Industrials 9104 3.00%          754,600.00
Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd Health Care 4407 2.78%      1,478,500.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Chiyoda Corp Industrials 771 -6.09%      4,425,100.00
Pacific Metals Co Ltd Materials 3740 -2.86%          355,900.00
Nikon Corp Consumer Discretionary 2030 -2.68%      2,283,300.00
Mitsubishi Materials Corp Materials 2902 -2.58%          863,300.00
TOTO Ltd Industrials 4665 -2.30%          670,600.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
CNOOC Ltd Energy 13.3 3.89%    129,151,539.00
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 68.2 1.87%         4,190,301.00
CK Asset Holdings Ltd Real Estate 55.5 1.74%         5,153,694.00
Bank of Communications Co Ltd Financials 5.67 1.25%      44,912,419.00
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Energy 7.52 1.21%      75,954,408.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
AAC Technologies Holdings Inc Information Technology 82.4 -2.72%         7,764,364.00
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 27.1 -2.70%      11,359,920.00
AIA Group Ltd Financials 66.2 -2.65%      43,873,706.00
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 11.8 -1.82%      30,159,075.00
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 16.4 -1.68%      39,757,152.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Vedanta Ltd Materials 223.95 4.26%    1,019,151.00
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 174.9 1.83%        845,921.00
Axis Bank Ltd Financials 639.6 1.23%        960,464.00
Wipro Ltd Information Technology 292.3 0.97%        222,541.00
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Consumer Discretionary 968.8 0.74%          64,213.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 374.65 -3.52%        556,217.00
Hero MotoCorp Ltd Consumer Discretionary 3212.6 -2.08%          17,281.00
Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd Industrials 376.2 -1.98%        135,051.00
ICICI Bank Ltd Financials 330.1 -1.58%    4,618,326.00
IndusInd Bank Ltd Financials 1927.25 -1.57%          42,184.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
IDP Education Ltd Consumer Discretionary 10.75 9.03%      1,225,256.00
Brambles Ltd Industrials 10.6 6.43%    12,716,011.00
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 19.69 6.15%      5,486,258.00
Star Entertainment Grp Ltd/The Consumer Discretionary 5.3 6.00%      9,807,797.00
Mayne Pharma Group Ltd Health Care 1.11 5.71%    60,288,805.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
WiseTech Global Ltd Information Technology 20.04 -15.55%      2,276,473.00
Costa Group Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 7.74 -11.44%      5,856,221.00
Altium Ltd Information Technology 27.47 -7.63%      1,481,964.00
Sims Metal Management Ltd Materials 13.76 -6.78%      2,946,733.00
Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 57.91 -6.11%      1,082,136.00