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Asian stocks rise broadly, led by Japan where monetary stimulus was left unchanged; China overnight repo rate surges most in more than 4 years

Oct 31, 2018

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

Japanese Market

  • The Bank of Japan again adjusted the way it is buying bonds in the market, buying on less days but inceasing the amount it buys in each operation, but total amount will not change
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 2.16% and the Topix closed up 2.15%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 3.79x
  • 2 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 84 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 39 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 113.17
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are flat with yields little changed 0 basis points to -0.123%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.5 basis points to 0.127%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.5 basis points to 0.25%

Chinese Market

  • The China repo rate surged the most in 4 years as traders became more convinced that the Chinese government will try to combat negative sentiment towards the Yuan
  • The Hang Seng closed up 1.6%, Hang Seng China Enterprise advanced 1.4%, and the CSI 300 rose 1.4%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 3.55x
  • 1 stock in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 17 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 9 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8455
  • CNY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 6.9725
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.7 basis points to 3.077%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.2 basis points to 3.536%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.9 basis points to 0.46%

Australian Market

  • Australian stocks closed up a touch on the last trading day of the month, a month that saw a 6.1% loss, the worst since August, 2015
  • ASX 200 finished up 0.43%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 1.53x
  • 6 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 60 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 26 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently down 0.155% against the USD$ to 0.7094
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.9 basis points to 1.974%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 4.5 basis points to 2.627%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.745 basis points to 0.65%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks closed at the highest level in 2 weeks capping its worst month since October, 2009
  • The Sensex finished up 1.63% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 1.85%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 2.88x
  • 2 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 2 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 up 0.363% against the USD$ to 73.945
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to 7.593%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.6 basis points to 7.847%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.063 basis points to 0.25%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Advantest Corp Information Technology 2081 12.91%          20,004,200
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co Ltd Health Care 2195 10.25%            2,109,600
Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd Information Technology 2279 8.27%            4,545,900
Nippon Express Co Ltd Industrials 7150 7.84%                850,000
SUMCO Corp Information Technology 1526 7.39%          14,634,300
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Chiyoda Corp Industrials 562 -21.07%          12,619,600
JFE Holdings Inc Materials 2131 -8.85%          10,012,500
Kobe Steel Ltd Materials 908 -6.87%            7,296,700
Mitsubishi Logistics Corp Industrials 2583 -5.63%                693,600
AGC Inc/Japan Industrials 3710 -4.87%            2,044,100

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 15 7.60%            97,907,576
Tencent Holdings Ltd Information Technology 267 5.87%            34,358,127
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 68 5.84%            17,106,294
AAC Technologies Holdings Inc Information Technology 59.7 4.74%               8,067,789
China Resources Power Holdings Co Ltd Utilities 13.8 4.39%            13,664,316
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Link REIT Real Estate 69.5 -3.61%            10,479,935
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Energy 6.36 -2.75%          258,417,457
WH Group Ltd Consumer Staples 5.49 -2.31%            75,031,094
CK Asset Holdings Ltd Real Estate 50.9 -2.21%            12,437,567
Bank of East Asia Ltd/The Financials 25.4 -1.55%               1,898,300

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
AMP Ltd Financials 2.47 6.93%          26,778,623
nib holdings Ltd/Australia Financials 5.54 6.33%            2,020,990
Lynas Corp Ltd Materials 2.08 6.12%          12,694,557
Reliance Worldwide Corp Ltd Industrials 5.01 5.47%            3,945,551
Syrah Resources Ltd Materials 1.60 3.91%            2,910,061
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Corporate Travel Management Ltd Consumer Discretionary 20.05 -27.46%      6,490,422.00
TPG Telecom Ltd Telecommunication Services 7.17 -5.66%      2,445,405.00
Super Retail Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 7.22 -3.35%      1,545,563.00
Evolution Mining Ltd Materials 2.98 -2.93%    11,553,980.00
Estia Health Ltd Health Care 2.04 -2.86%      1,551,442.00

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Coal India Ltd Energy 272.55 -3.53%              969,111
Axis Bank Ltd Financials 593.95 3.43%              960,464
NTPC Ltd Utilities 169.15 0.03%                84,301
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 630.7 3.12%              213,552
Wipro Ltd Information Technology 330.85 0.99%              222,541
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Tata Steel Ltd Materials 583.5 -2.25%              504,491
Hindustan Unilever Ltd Consumer Staples 1642.85 1.61%                29,322
Vedanta Ltd Materials 232.9 0.05%          1,019,151
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Consumer Discretionary 847.6 2.44%                64,213
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 201.2 3.30%              556,217