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Asian Stocks Trade Broadly Higher, Boosted By Optimism From Easing Global Trade Tension and Strong Earnings From AG Bank of China and Bank of China

Aug 28, 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 as the announced US-Mexico trade agreement assuaged investor concerns about rising global trade tensions 
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.06% and the Topix closed up 0.16%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 1.45x
  • 24 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 1 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 13 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 3 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 111.07
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.2 basis points to -0.111%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.1 basis points to 0.098%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.1 basis points to 0.21%

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong-listed stocks rose for the second straight day on hopes that global trade tensions are subsiding and strong earnings from Agricultural Bank of China and Bank of China 
  • The Hang Seng closed up 0.28%, Hang Seng China Enterprise advanced 0.44%, and the CSI 300 retreated 0.19%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 1.63x
  • 7 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 1 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8499
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.178% against the USD$ to 6.8035
  • 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 -0.1 basis points to 3.639%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 10.7 basis points to 0.77%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks finished in the green, in sympathy with global stocks on hopes for an improving outlook for global trade 
  • ASX 200 finished up 0.57%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 2.92x
  • 19 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 22 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 27 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 0.7353
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.5 basis points to 2.007%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2.1 basis points to 2.56%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.473 basis points to 0.55%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks finished positive following news of a court ruling that will permit lenders to begin bankruptcy proceedings against defaulting power companies 
  • Investor confidence was boosted on hopest that the power industry to finally be cleaned of bad debts  
  • The Sensex finished up 0.52% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 0.4%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 1.21x
  • 9 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 0 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 little changed against the USD$ at 70.105
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 6.8 basis points to 7.603%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.2 basis points to 7.897%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 6.722 basis points to 0.29%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
JGC Corp Industrials 2172 3.18%      1,221,600.00
Pioneer Corp Consumer Discretionary 133 3.10%      2,478,100.00
Nippon Yusen KK Industrials 2086 2.96%      3,983,300.00
Komatsu Ltd Industrials 3137 2.48%      7,600,800.00
Pacific Metals Co Ltd Materials 3745 2.46%          242,000.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Toho Co Ltd/Tokyo Consumer Discretionary 3415 -3.26%      2,391,400.00
Maruha Nichiro Corp Consumer Staples 3755 -2.59%          318,700.00
Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd Information Technology 3245 -2.55%      3,188,800.00
Japan Steel Works Ltd/The Industrials 2734 -1.97%          984,500.00
Konami Holdings Corp Information Technology 4770 -1.85%          661,100.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd Energy 17.5 2.70%      29,047,230.00
Want Want China Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 6.54 2.67%      22,626,409.00
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 100 2.24%      11,205,326.00
Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd Financials 230 1.86%         9,375,339.00
CNOOC Ltd Energy 13.8 1.62%      69,512,930.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 11.7 -3.29%      59,818,140.00
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 57.9 -1.45%         8,663,780.00
Wharf Real Estate Investment Co Ltd Real Estate 51.6 -1.43%         1,755,758.00
Sands China Ltd Consumer Discretionary 38.3 -1.29%         9,411,296.00
China Resources Power Holdings Co Ltd Utilities 14.1 -1.13%         5,498,473.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd Industrials 387.3 2.20%        135,051.00
Vedanta Ltd Materials 230.4 2.20%    1,019,151.00
Reliance Industries Ltd Energy 1318.2 2.06%        278,816.00
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd Consumer Discretionary 9418.35 1.83%          21,459.00
Axis Bank Ltd Financials 660.6 1.62%        960,464.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 371.35 -3.07%        556,217.00
Hindustan Unilever Ltd Consumer Staples 1770.8 -1.16%          29,322.00
State Bank of India Financials 304.95 -1.07%    3,477,241.00
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 174.55 -0.94%        845,921.00
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 139.2 -0.89%        176,569.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Blackmores Ltd Consumer Staples 162 11.53%          214,462.00
Bellamy's Australia Ltd Consumer Staples 11.13 7.95%      4,022,146.00
Appen Ltd Information Technology 15.01 6.15%      2,046,256.00
Orocobre Ltd Materials 4.37 5.81%      2,185,084.00
Galaxy Resources Ltd Materials 2.93 5.78%      8,379,055.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
SpeedCast International Ltd Telecommunication Services 4.2 -37.41%    26,096,525.00
Caltex Australia Ltd Energy 30.68 -7.87%      3,503,976.00
Nine Entertainment Co Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 2.3 -5.74%    10,625,262.00
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 19.95 -5.58%      3,799,810.00
MYOB Group Ltd Information Technology 2.94 -3.61%      5,574,947.00