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Asia closed mostly lower with Japanese stocks on track for worst month since 2008, Chinese stocks bucked trend to close higher

Oct 25, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks are on pace for their worst month since CY2008 with the Topix dropping almost 12% MTD and the Nikkei 225 down 10% 
  • The Nikkei 225 finished down 3.72% and the Topix closed down 3.1%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 0.01x
  • 3 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 118 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 28 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 112.3
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.8 basis points to -0.121%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.8 basis points to 0.117%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1 basis points to 0.24%

Chinese Market

  • China stocks were a notable outlier across Asian stock markets large-cap financial stocks pushing the CSI 300 into the black 
  • Hong Kong stocks, according to analysis by Bloomberg, has dropped more than 2% 12 different times this year – one more drop of that magnitude would match CY2015 when the Hang Seng finished down 7.16% 
  • Since the end of July 2018, the Hang Seng is down 12.55% 
  • The Hang Seng closed down 1.01%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 0.49%, and the CSI 300 rose 0.19%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.47x
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 12 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 7.8403
  • CNY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 6.9465
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.9 basis points to 3.103%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2 basis points to 3.545%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.1 basis points to 0.44%

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks closed as their lowest levels since October 2017 as anxiety from Wall Street plagued sentiment down under 
  • ASX 200 finished down 2.83%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.07x
  • 14 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 62 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 34 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently up 0.312% against the USD$ to 0.7082
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.9 basis points to 1.986%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4.9 basis points to 2.611%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 2.212 basis points to 0.63%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks dropped in overnight trading, in sympathy with the sell-off across global stock market
  • The Sensex finished down 0.83% and the Nifty 50 closed lower by 0.81%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 0.48x
  • 1 stock in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 8 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 2 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 73.2475
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2.4 basis points to 7.601%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.7 basis points to 7.879%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 2.274 basis points to 0.28%
     

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Panasonic Corp Consumer Discretionary 1222.5 0.49% 16,860,100.00
Tokyo Gas Co Ltd Utilities 2755 0.02% 1,778,200.00
Kansai Electric Power Co Inc/The Utilities 1686.5 -0.15% 2,245,600.00
Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd Consumer Staples 4797 -0.27% 2,843,700.00
NEC Corp Information Technology 3175 -0.47% 1,417,000.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Advantest Corp Information Technology 1891 -9.78% 7,107,700.00
Fuji Electric Co Ltd Industrials 3435 -7.91% 1,669,000.00
Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd Information Technology 2150 -7.41% 5,008,700.00
SCREEN Holdings Co Ltd Information Technology 5760 -6.95% 716,900.00
Toho Zinc Co Ltd Materials 3440 -6.90% 406,400.00

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 8.35 4.38% 74,580,868.00
WH Group Ltd Consumer Staples 5.81 1.93% 41,930,830.00
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 64.5 1.42% 6,149,432.00
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 26 1.36% 14,303,723.00
Bank of Communications Co Ltd Financials 5.65 1.25% 25,528,967.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 72.45 -7.71% 18,691,936.00
AAC Technologies Holdings Inc Information Technology 59 -7.45% 10,330,399.00
Sands China Ltd Consumer Discretionary 31.55 -4.39% 24,305,191.00
CNOOC Ltd Energy 13.18 -2.95% 119,410,576.00
PetroChina Co Ltd Energy 5.65 -2.75% 180,259,361.00

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Lynas Corp Ltd Materials 1.7 7.26% 12,047,135.00
Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd Industrials 1.77 5.04% 9,989,809.00
Resolute Mining Ltd Materials 1.06 3.41% 7,341,198.00
Regis Resources Ltd Materials 4.5 2.51% 7,134,045.00
St Barbara Ltd Materials 4.29 1.90% 3,604,210.00
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
AMP Ltd Financials 2.5 -24.47% 97,094,520.00
Super Retail Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 7.48 -10.20% 3,070,608.00
WorleyParsons Ltd Energy 14.66 -7.27% 8,925,149.00
Syrah Resources Ltd Materials 1.415 -7.21% 3,861,292.00
Iluka Resources Ltd Materials 7.9 -7.06% 4,161,071.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Wipro Ltd Information Technology 319.35 3.35% 222,541.00
Coal India Ltd Energy 281.65 2.06% 969,111.00
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd Financials 1188.55 1.38% 96,262.00
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 155.7 0.83% 845,921.00
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 649.3 0.58% 1,581,820.00
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Bharti Airtel Ltd Telecommunications 295.85 -6.93% 176,699.00
Vedanta Ltd Materials 204.5 -3.19% 1,019,151.00
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 165.4 -2.67% 743,398.00
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 198.35 -2.55% 556,217.00
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 557.65 -2.50% 213,552.00