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Asian stocks open week mixed with markets seeking trade clarity

Dec 17, 2018

 

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks rose, led by large-cap names, as investors shrugged off global growth concerns
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.62% and the Topix closed up 0.13%
  • Investor sentiment for Japanese stocks finished neutral with the advance/decline ratio for the Nikkei 225 closing at 1.12x
  • 8 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 31 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 13 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 113.26
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to -0.151%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.6 basis points to 0.041%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.3 basis points to 0.19%

Chinese Market

  • Chinese stocks finished mixed in overnight trading as traders await more clarity on US-China trade negotiations
  • Hong Kong exchange volume is at a 2 year low
  • The Hang Seng closed down 0.03%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 0.07%, and the CSI 300 retreated 0.15%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished neutral with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 1.17x
  • 1 stock in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 2 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 7.8149
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.155% against the USD$ to 6.8969
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.5 basis points to 2.724%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.8 basis points to 3.383%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 0.7 basis points to 0.66%

 

 

Australian Market

  • Aussie stocks traded higher as government projections show a potential budget surplus in 2019/20
  • ASX 200 finished up 1%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 4.71x
  • 15 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 22 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 9 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 0.718
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.2 basis points to 1.971%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.8 basis points to 2.444%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.312 basis points to 0.47%
     

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks rose, led by power comanies, as draft tariff regulations released were better than the markets expected
  • The Sensex finished up 0.85% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 0.77%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 2.44x
  • 2 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 0 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently down 0.475% against the USD$ to 71.555
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.1 basis points to 6.981%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2 basis points to 7.461%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.575 basis points to 0.48%

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
FamilyMart UNY Holdings Co Ltd Consumer Staples 17610 6.02%            2,200,000
NH Foods Ltd Consumer Staples 4335 4.46%            1,170,600
Keio Corp Industrials 6640 4.24%                564,900
Kansai Electric Power Co Inc/The Utilities 1815 4.01%            2,999,300
Tokyo Electric Power Co Holdings Inc Utilities 763 2.97%          22,386,800
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Chiyoda Corp Industrials 312 -5.74%            3,920,700
Ube Industries Ltd Materials 2356 -2.93%                982,700
Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd Health Care 4047 -2.86%            2,586,200
Oki Electric Industry Co Ltd Information Technology 1315 -2.81%                844,100
Showa Shell Sekiyu KK Energy 1540 -2.53%            1,652,700

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
WH Group Ltd Consumer Staples 6.02 1.69%            41,228,031
CLP Holdings Ltd Utilities 89.6 1.65%               3,648,256
Sino Land Co Ltd Real Estate 14 1.60%               4,652,603
CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd Utilities 59.7 1.45%               3,045,146
Power Assets Holdings Ltd Utilities 54.9 1.10%               3,029,921
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 14.1 -2.62%            29,059,805
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 50.2 -1.86%            10,177,643
Hang Lung Properties Ltd Real Estate 15.6 -1.64%               2,445,779
Sands China Ltd Consumer Discretionary 34.8 -1.42%               7,307,412
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 70 -1.13%               4,503,483

 

 

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Mineral Resources Ltd Financials 15.81 10.56%            2,906,854
Emeco Holdings Ltd Health Care 2.32 6.91%            1,034,263
Vocus Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 3.35 5.35%            3,883,319
Resolute Mining Ltd Consumer Discretionary 1.105 4.74%            5,518,442
Galaxy Resources Ltd Real Estate 2.56 4.49%            1,251,726
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 1.475 -7.52% 4870312
Perpetual Ltd Real Estate 32.01 -3.99%                315,189
Sigma Healthcare Ltd Health Care 0.57 -1.72%          16,398,639
Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Lt Industrials 24.41 -1.57%            8,361,507
News Corp Consumer Discretionary 17.37 -1.31%                105,829

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 95.7 4.42%              176,569
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 173.75 4.10%              743,398
Power Grid Corp of India Ltd Utilities 192.5 3.77%              111,432
Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd Financials 1959.15 2.89%              100,547
Vedanta Ltd Materials 205.65 2.21%          1,019,151
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd Financials 1223.9 -2.50%                96,262
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 693.55 -1.71%          1,581,820
Bharti Airtel Ltd Telecommunications 314.65 -1.30%              176,699
Hero MotoCorp Ltd Consumer Discretionary 3284.75 -0.87%                17,281
Asian Paints Ltd Materials 1334.85 -0.39%                85,300