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Asian stocks closed mixed overnight with Japan closing again at a 27-year high while Hong Kong sold off post-holiday

Oct 02, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks continue to climb, booking another day of gains after the Nikkei 225 reached a 27-year high in Monday’s trading session
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.1% and the Topix closed up 0.33%
  • The Topix is now trading at the highest level since February 2018
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 2.21x
  • 62 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 1 stock reached 4-week lows
  • 62 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently down 0.184% against the USD$ to 113.72
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are flat with yields little changed 0 basis points to -0.111%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.6 basis points to 0.13%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.6 basis points to 0.24%

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong stocks declined after being closed yesterday for the National Day holiday with the Hang Seng touching a two-week low – today's drop in the Hang Seng was the biggest fall since September 5
  • The Hang Seng closed down 2.38%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 2.39%, and the CSI 300 rose 1.04%
  • Stocks strategists speculate China’s weaker than expected Manufacturing PMI for September (released over the weekend) weighed on investor sentiment in Hong Kong 
  • Macau casino stocks fell to the lowest level in almost a month as concerns begin to increase about a disappointing Golden Week for gambling revenue
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.04x
  • 8 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 2 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock 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 7.8352
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.312% against the USD$ to 6.8688
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1 basis points to 3.188%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.1 basis points to 3.625%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.09 basis points to 0.44%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks finished their trading session in the red, in sympathy with their peers in Hong Kong, following news that the US Navy and the Chinese Navy had a minor confrontation around a reef in the disputed South China Sea
  • ASX 200 finished down 0.75%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.36x
  • 8 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 27 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 3 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 2 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently down 0.761% against the USD$ to 0.7169
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2.7 basis points to 2.007%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.1 basis points to 2.669%

Indian Market

  • Indian markets were closed for the Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti holiday 

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Takashimaya Co Ltd Consumer Discretionary 1930 4.49%      2,438,000.00
Showa Shell Sekiyu KK Energy 2579 4.41%      2,558,800.00
Dentsu Inc Consumer Discretionary 5490 3.58%      2,161,000.00
Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co Ltd Health Care 2712 3.16%      1,653,600.00
Toho Co Ltd/Tokyo Consumer Discretionary 3635 2.97%          675,300.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd Materials 2188 -5.73%    20,240,700.00
Showa Denko KK Materials 6160 -4.05%      3,545,200.00
Marui Group Co Ltd Consumer Discretionary 2628 -3.95%      3,671,400.00
Shimizu Corp Industrials 1011 -2.69%      4,462,600.00
Kikkoman Corp Consumer Staples 6620 -2.36%      1,331,600.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
CNOOC Ltd Energy 15.6 0.90%      135,935,573.00
PetroChina Co Ltd Energy 6.33 -0.16%      181,124,060.00
CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd Utilities 61.9 -0.24%           2,037,276.00
CITIC Ltd Industrials 11.6 -0.34%         12,698,027.00
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd Energy 17.72 -0.89%  14047788.00 
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Swire Pacific Ltd Real Estate 81.6 -4.90%           2,458,728.00
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 47.3 -4.73%         29,031,313.00
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 14.9 -4.23%         34,230,191.00
Sands China Ltd Consumer Discretionary 34.1 -3.95%         17,570,895.00
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 26.4 -3.65%         16,095,276.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Orocobre Ltd Materials 4.68 11.43%      1,613,403.00
Galaxy Resources Ltd Materials 2.69 7.17%      4,401,930.00
Ausdrill Ltd Materials 1.835 5.16%      3,998,336.00
SpeedCast International Ltd Telecommunication Services 4.04 2.54%      2,183,741.00
IPH Ltd Industrials 6.07 1.85%  2743181.00 
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Infigen Energy Utilities 0.555 -6.72%      3,534,730.00
Qantas Airways Ltd Industrials 5.64 -3.26%      7,042,596.00
Janus Henderson Group PLC Financials 36.25 -3.20%          444,508.00
Domino's Pizza Enterprises Ltd Consumer Discretionary 50.66 -3.08%          220,921.00
Altium Ltd Information Technology 26.79 -3.01%          597,389.00