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Asian Stocks Start Week Broadly Higher, Chinese Stocks Finish As Top Performers

Aug 27, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks finished their trading sessions positive with positive economic news in the US on Friday pushing the Nikkei 225 to its 5th day of gains, the longest streak since April  
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.88% and the Topix closed up 1.16%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 4.63x
  • 21 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 7 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 9 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 5 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently down 0.234% against the USD$ to 110.98
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.1 basis points to -0.113%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.4 basis points to 0.097%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.3 basis points to 0.21%

Chinese Market

  • Chinese and Hong Kong Stocks jumped in overnight trading following the decision by People’s Bank of China (PBOC) to restart its counter-cyclical factor, a daily pricing mechanism used to mitigate a structurally weak Reminibi  
  • The Hang Seng closed up 2.17%, Hang Seng China Enterprise advanced 2.5%, and the CSI 300 rose 2.44%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 24x
  • 3 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 5 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 7.8499
  • CNY¥ is currently up 0.209% against the USD$ to 6.8247
  • 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 0.6 basis points to 3.64%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 11.4 basis points to 0.77%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks reversed the negative trend from last week with the biggest single day positive move since August 15 
  • ASX 200 finished up 0.34%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 1.56x
  • 37 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 28 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 26 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 13 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 0.7328
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1 basis points to 2.002%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 2.539%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1 basis points to 0.54%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks set fresh all-time highs today, the longest stretch of weekly gains since January 2018 
  • The Sensex finished up 1.16% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 1.17%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 30x
  • 6 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 2 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently up 0.359% against the USD$ to 70.16
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -3 basis points to 7.535%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2.1 basis points to 7.894%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 3.359 basis points to 0.36%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd Information Technology 3330 7.59%      4,107,300.00
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd Materials 1991 3.91%      8,884,800.00
Showa Denko KK Materials 5330 3.90%      2,338,200.00
Rakuten Inc Consumer Discretionary 808.7 3.71%    16,528,700.00
Yaskawa Electric Corp Information Technology 3685 3.66%      2,494,500.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Pacific Metals Co Ltd Materials 3655 -2.27%          338,100.00
Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd Health Care 4308 -2.25%      1,185,300.00
FamilyMart UNY Holdings Co Ltd Consumer Staples 9870 -1.89%          510,100.00
Casio Computer Co Ltd Consumer Discretionary 1770 -1.72%      1,345,500.00
KDDI Corp Telecommunication Services 2945 -1.70%      7,715,900.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 17.5 6.97%      89,469,702.00
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 98.2 6.68%         9,560,035.00
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Energy 7.9 5.05%    203,729,625.00
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 58.8 4.82%      14,662,262.00
China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd Real Estate 25.4 3.68%      24,621,247.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd Energy 17.1 -0.23%      38,703,163.00
CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd Utilities 56.7 0.14%         1,201,233.00
Hang Lung Properties Ltd Real Estate 15.6 0.26%         3,692,852.00
Power Assets Holdings Ltd Utilities 55.5 0.45%         2,649,390.00
China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd Telecommunication Services 9.32 0.54%      27,135,722.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 21.13 7.31%      3,508,124.00
Platinum Asset Management Ltd Financials 5.77 7.25%      2,859,649.00
Resolute Mining Ltd Materials 1.44 6.67%      6,636,743.00
Mineral Resources Ltd Materials 16.28 5.37%      2,211,533.00
Star Entertainment Grp Ltd/The Consumer Discretionary 5.55 4.72%      5,942,575.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
G8 Education Ltd Consumer Discretionary 2.02 -16.53%    15,564,527.00
Reliance Worldwide Corp Ltd Industrials 5.66 -8.41%    11,658,894.00
Blackmores Ltd Consumer Staples 145.3 -4.44%            60,889.00
Sims Metal Management Ltd Materials 13.17 -4.29%      3,409,537.00
Costa Group Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 7.48 -3.36%      6,233,558.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Power Grid Corp of India Ltd Utilities 197.8 3.64%        111,432.00
ICICI Bank Ltd Financials 339.9 2.97%    4,618,326.00
Bharti Airtel Ltd Telecommunications 378.35 2.67%        176,699.00
State Bank of India Financials 308.25 2.65%    3,477,241.00
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 1414.9 2.53%    1,581,820.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 621.8 -1.25%        213,552.00
Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd Financials 1923.95 0.27%        100,547.00
Hero MotoCorp Ltd Consumer Discretionary 3223.85 0.35%          17,281.00
HDFC Bank Ltd Financials 2079.75 0.44%          93,651.00
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd Information Technology 2051.65 0.46%          57,673.00