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Japanese stocks rally sharply overnight following US, Chinese stocks see profit-taking

Dec 27, 2018

 

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese stocks rallied strongly, staging one of the strongest rallies of the last 10 years, building on strength from the US yesterday
  • Investor sentiment improved following news that US trade officials will travel to Beijing to speak with their Chinese counterparts about ongoing trade negotiations during the week of January 7th 
  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 3.88% and the Topix closed up 4.9%
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 96 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 123 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently down 0.512% against the USD$ to 110.8
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to -0.124%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 0.026%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.1 basis points to 0.15%

Chinese Market

  • Chinese stocks saw profit-taking on news that profits at industrial companies fell for the first time in 3 years
  • China's central bank will maintain a "basically stable" yuan and provide "ample liquiduty" for the economy, according to its quarterly statement
  • The Hang Seng closed down 0.67%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 0.71%, and the CSI 300 retreated 0.38%
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.25x
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 13 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 5 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8322
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.288% against the USD$ to 6.8656
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.2 basis points to 2.774%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are flat with yields little changed 0 basis points to 3.31%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.2 basis points to 0.54%
     

 

 

Australian Market

  • Australian stocks finished up sharply after a 2 day hiatus for Chrirstmas
  • ASX 200 finished up 1.88%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 9.53x
  • 3 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 72 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 17 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently down 0.354% against the USD$ to 0.7041
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.6 basis points to 1.953%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.5 basis points to 2.378%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.246 basis points to 0.43%
     

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks rose for a second day, even in the face of sharply higher oil prices
  • The Sensex finished up 0.44% and the Nifty 50 closed higher by 0.47%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 1.38x
  • 0 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 2 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR₹ is currently up 0.396% against the USD$ to 70.3525
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 6.831%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.3 basis points to 7.276%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 0.004 basis points to 0.45%
     

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Chiyoda Corp Industrials 305 10.11%            5,917,500
Showa Shell Sekiyu KK Energy 1555 8.06%            2,327,900
JXTG Holdings Inc Energy 591.4 8.06%          19,100,700
Shiseido Co Ltd Consumer Staples 6880 7.58%            3,054,100
Yamato Holdings Co Ltd Industrials 3005 7.55%            1,707,800
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd Financials 1262 1.20%          10,065,700
Nissan Chemical Corp Materials 5610 1.26%            1,065,700
Fast Retailing Co Ltd Consumer Discretionary 56620 1.31%            1,606,700
Matsui Securities Co Ltd Financials 1145 1.42%            1,347,200
FANUC Corp Industrials 16415 1.48%            1,328,400

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd Utilities 60 1.35%               3,100,064
Bank of Communications Co Ltd Financials 6 1.01%            32,236,039
Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd Information Technology 67.8 0.74%               6,714,082
China Mobile Ltd Telecommunication Services 74.5 0.61%            16,762,236
CNOOC Ltd Energy 11.8 0.51%            53,929,037
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp Energy 5.7 -4.68%          206,839,234
CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Ltd Health Care 10.7 -3.60%            35,468,229
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 13.4 -3.19%            29,595,371
Hang Lung Properties Ltd Real Estate 14.8 -2.25%               3,751,304
Sino Land Co Ltd Real Estate 13.3 -2.20%               3,666,024

 

 

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Ausdrill Ltd Materials 1.165 7.37%            5,579,904
Bellamy's Australia Ltd Consumer Staples 7.25 6.46%            1,747,609
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 12.42 6.06%            1,578,944
WiseTech Global Ltd Information Technology 16.56 5.81%                471,703
Appen Ltd Information Technology 12.56 5.19%                649,179
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Origin Energy Ltd Energy 6.4 -4.40%            5,686,629
Healthscope Ltd Health Care 2.15 -1.38%            5,398,899
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Real Estate 10.97 -0.90%                669,322
Bega Cheese Ltd Consumer Staples 4.83 -0.82%                529,133
News Corp Communication Services 16.2 -0.55%                209,395

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Reliance Industries Ltd Energy 1120 2.10%              278,816
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 657.35 1.98%          1,581,820
Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd Industrials 383.6 1.83%              135,051
NTPC Ltd Utilities 148 1.68%                84,301
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd Energy 149.2 1.67%              845,921
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 91.15 -2.09%              176,569
Hero MotoCorp Ltd Consumer Discretionary 3131.6 -1.71%                17,281
Bharti Airtel Ltd Telecommunications 316.35 -1.51%              176,699
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 168.8 -1.23%              743,398
Tata Steel Ltd Materials 507.8 -1.14%              504,491