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Asian stocks finish lower with both trade and US-Saudi Arabia tensions bringing sellers to the market

Oct 15, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks slid in overnight trading with rising political tensions between the US and Saudi Arabia  
  • The Nikkei 225 finished down 1.87% and the Topix closed down 1.59%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 0.09x
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 100 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 7 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently down 0.41% against the USD$ to 111.75
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.2 basis points to -0.115%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.6 basis points to 0.144%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.4 basis points to 0.26%

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong and Chinese stocks resumed their downward move to start the week
  • Consumer stocks dragged down indices in Hong Kong and Shanghai following an economic report that showed a dropped in purchases of passenger vehicles and online appliances in September 
  • The Shanghai Composite is now at its lowest level since November 2014 
  • The Hang Seng closed down 1.38%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 1.5%, and the CSI 300 retreated 1.4%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.25x
  • 2 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 18 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 3 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8375
  • CNY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 6.9198
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4.2 basis points to 3.11%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.4 basis points to 3.599%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 5.6 basis points to 0.49%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks finished their trading session in the red in sympathy with their peers in Asia 
  • ASX 200 finished down 0.99%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.26x
  • 6 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 121 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 3 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 45 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently up 0.408% against the USD$ to 0.7143
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.3 basis points to 2.034%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -5.8 basis points to 2.692%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.708 basis points to 0.66%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks were one of the lone outliers among Asian stock markets in overnight trading after the Sensex finished positive for the second day of trading
  • The Sensex finished up 0.38% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 0.38%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 0.94x
  • 0 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 3 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 3 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently up 0.374% against the USD$ to 73.8475
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.7 basis points to 7.665%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4.8 basis points to 7.936%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 2.074 basis points to 0.27%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Inpex Corp Energy 1381 2.56%      6,927,500.00
Toho Co Ltd/Tokyo Consumer Discretionary 3635 2.11%      1,034,200.00
Dentsu Inc Consumer Discretionary 5460 0.92%      1,355,200.00
Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co Ltd Health Care 2562 0.91%      1,115,800.00
Nippon Suisan Kaisha Ltd Consumer Staples 719 0.70%      2,789,300.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
SoftBank Group Corp Telecommunication Services 9251 -7.27%    17,568,200.00
Fast Retailing Co Ltd Consumer Discretionary 53540 -4.51%      1,463,600.00
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd Materials 1999 -4.49%    11,764,700.00
Toppan Printing Co Ltd Industrials 1655 -4.28%      1,714,400.00
Kirin Holdings Co Ltd Consumer Staples 2587 -4.26%      3,236,500.00

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Hang Lung Properties Ltd Real Estate 14.6 1.11%         3,472,712.00
Swire Pacific Ltd Real Estate 82.5 0.79%            963,001.00
PetroChina Co Ltd Energy 6 0.67%    118,371,880.00
CNOOC Ltd Energy 14.6 0.55%      60,745,269.00
CK Asset Holdings Ltd Real Estate 54.9 0.46%         4,387,024.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
AAC Technologies Holdings Inc Information Technology 66.5 -7.64%         9,581,538.00
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 7.89 -6.74%      52,032,537.00
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 62.7 -3.17%         3,836,928.00
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 24.8 -3.13%         7,575,161.00
CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd Utilities 59.4 -2.70%         1,597,088.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
SpeedCast International Ltd Telecommunication Services 3.89 3.73%      1,491,524.00
Santos Ltd Energy 7.09 2.90%      7,501,454.00
Sims Metal Management Ltd Materials 12.08 2.81%      1,060,124.00
Vocus Group Ltd Telecommunication Services 3.18 2.25%      3,280,010.00
Greencross Ltd Consumer Discretionary 4.75 1.172%          356,957.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 13.77 -6.64%      2,686,002.00
Domain Holdings Australia Ltd Information Technology 2.64 -4.69%    11,748,890.00
REA Group Ltd Information Technology 72.35 -4.17%          617,212.00
CSR Ltd Materials 3.53 -4.08%      4,318,223.00
Costa Group Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 6.27 -3.83%      2,107,516.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 699.1 2.95%    1,581,820.00
ITC Ltd Consumer Staples 281.6 2.51%        926,480.00
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 160 1.78%        845,921.00
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd Information Technology 1949.15 1.60%          57,673.00
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 599.5 1.50%        213,552.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Hindustan Unilever Ltd Consumer Staples 1526.6 -2.68%          29,322.00
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Consumer Discretionary 748.6 -2.63%          64,213.00
ICICI Bank Ltd Financials 313.2 -1.76%    4,618,326.00
Vedanta Ltd Materials 210.95 -1.52%    1,019,151.00
Axis Bank Ltd Financials 575.85 -1.51%        960,464.00