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Asian stocks shrug off weekend trade tension, close higher with lower volume

Nov 19, 2018

 

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks shrug off the weekend's trade tension, as the market focus shifts to the Xi-Trump meeting at the G20 summit
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.65% and the Topix closed up 0.51%
  • Volume traded in Tokyo was well below the 20-day average: volume traded in the Tokyo Stock Exchange was 18.0% below its 20-day average
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished neutral with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 1.16x
  • 21 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 22 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 12 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 112.8
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.5 basis points to -0.144%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.7 basis points to 0.097%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.2 basis points to 0.24%
     

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong stocks close higher, pushing through the 50 day moving average for the first time since September
  • The Hang Seng closed up 0.72%, Hang Seng China Enterprise advanced 0.45%, and the CSI 300 rose 1.13%
  • Volume traded in Hong Kong was well below the 20-day average: turnover on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange was 15.5% below its 20-day average
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 4x
  • 8 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 0 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 7.8313
  • CNY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 6.9436
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are flat with yields little changed 0 basis points to 2.865%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 3.1 basis points to 3.393%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has widened 3.1 basis points to 0.53%

 

 

Australian Market

  • Australian stocks close lower, weighed down by trade tensions in the wake of the weekend APEC summit sparks
  • ASX 200 finished down 0.64%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.54x
  • 7 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 18 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 3 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 12 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently down 0.505% against the USD$ to 0.7295
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1 basis points to 2.042%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.6 basis points to 2.662%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.505 basis points to 0.62%

Indian Market

  • Inidam stocks close higher, building in the 7% recovery of the last 3 weeks as strategists expect an improved earnings outlook, especially with lower oil prices
  • The Sensex finished up 0.9% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 0.76%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 3.43x
  • 8 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 0 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently down 0.375% against the USD$ to 71.6575
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -3.8 basis points to 7.344%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2.5 basis points to 7.791%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 4.175 basis points to 0.45%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Showa Denko KK Materials 4495 5.89%            3,724,400
Tokai Carbon Co Ltd Materials 1569 5.16%          15,010,400
SoftBank Group Corp Telecommunication Services 9250 5.09%            8,372,000
SCREEN Holdings Co Ltd Information Technology 5610 3.70%                535,400
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd Health Care 4451 3.68%            6,382,900
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Shizuoka Bank Ltd/The Financials 992 -6.77%            8,922,500
Concordia Financial Group Ltd Financials 497 -5.51%            6,937,000
Fukuoka Financial Group Inc Financials 2538 -4.01%            1,202,500
Chiba Bank Ltd/The Financials 704 -3.96%            4,719,100
T&D Holdings Inc Financials 1683 -3.47%            4,161,900

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
AAC Technologies Holdings Inc Information Technology 56 4.67%            10,558,185
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 29.8 4.56%            15,224,316
China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd Real Estate 27.5 3.97%            23,130,078
Hang Lung Properties Ltd Real Estate 15.6 3.58%               4,094,203
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 77.6 3.54%               8,684,118
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd Consumer Staples 24.45 -2.20%            12,789,665
CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Ltd Health Care 17.1 -1.72%            36,688,870
Hang Seng Bank Ltd Financials 180 -0.72%               2,178,583
China Life Insurance Co Ltd Financials 16.9 -0.71%            26,324,828
Want Want China Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 5.58 -0.53%            15,401,000

 

 

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Orocobre Ltd Materials 5 7.53%            2,176,640
Ausdrill Ltd Materials 1.53 7.37%            3,145,529
Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd Industrials 1.855 6.30%            8,021,245
Domain Holdings Australia Ltd Information Technology 2.46 4.68%            2,158,038
Infigen Energy Utilities 0.50 4.16%            1,155,091
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 11.76 -8.77%            2,218,951
Medibank Pvt Ltd Financials 2.6 -6.14%          17,398,618
SpeedCast International Ltd Telecommunication Services 3.37 -5.60%            3,946,539
Xero Ltd Information Technology 39.77 -5.26%                510,797
Washington H Soul Pattinson & Co Ltd Energy 28.49 -4.43%                531,582

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 205.05 7.19%              556,217
ITC Ltd Consumer Staples 283.9 2.77%              926,480
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 184.3 2.73%              743,398
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 101.4 2.63%              176,569
IndusInd Bank Ltd Financials 1537.75 2.60%                42,184
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 154.4 -1.37%              845,921
ICICI Bank Ltd Financials 362.5 -1.33%          4,618,326
State Bank of India Financials 288.2 -0.72%          3,477,241
NTPC Ltd Utilities 153.05 -0.65%                84,301
Asian Paints Ltd Materials 1311.9 -0.65%                85,300