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Asian stocks fall on weak Chinese data, Japan closed until Friday

Jan 02, 2019

 

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

Japanese Market

  • Japanese markets are closed and reopen January 4th

Chinese Market

  • Hong Kong stocks traded sharply lower on the first trading day in 2019
  • The drop in Hong Kong Stocks to start the year is the worst start for Hong Kong stocks since 1995 
  • The Hang Seng closed down 2.77%, Hang Seng China Enterprise declined 2.87%, and the CSI 300 retreated 1.37%
  • The China Caixin Manufacturing PMI gave a reading 49.7 for the month of December (vs. Consensus of 50.2 and a reading of 50.2 for November) -- the lowest reading for the China PMI since May 2017 and points to potential contraction in the Chinese economy
  • Investor sentiment for Hong Kong stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Hang Seng closing at 0.02x
  • 1 stock in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 0 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 0 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 2 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8335
  • CNY¥ is currently down 0.313% against the USD$ to 6.857
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.2 basis points to 2.762%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -13.2 basis points to 3.178%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 12 basis points to 0.42%

 

 

Australian Market

  • Australian stocks fell with weak Chinese data bringing fears of Chinese and global growth slowdowns
  • ASX 200 finished down 1.57%
  • Investor sentiment for Aussie stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the ASX 200 closing at 0.14x
  • 21 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 4 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 1 stock in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 4 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently down 0.624% against the USD$ to 0.7009
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -8.2 basis points to 1.818%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2.9 basis points to 2.289%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 8.824 basis points to 0.47%

Indian Market

  • Indian stocks fell along with Asian peers overnight as domestic concerns over fiscal spending weigh on sentiment
  • The Sensex finished down 1% and the Nifty 50 closed lower by 1.08%
  • Investor sentiment for Indian stocks finished negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Sensex closing at 0.24x
  • 2 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 0 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 1.068% against the USD$ to 70.1738
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.7 basis points to 6.814%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -6.3 basis points to 7.355%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 2.768 basis points to 0.54%

Nikkei 225 Movers

  • Japanese markets are closed and reopen January 4th    

Hong Kong Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Hong Kong & China Gas Co Ltd Utilities 16.3 0.37%            15,025,528
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 57 0.00%               5,440,774
China Merchants Port Holdings Co Ltd Industrials 14 -0.71%               2,049,277
CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd Industrials 74.4 -1.06%               5,818,879
Bank of East Asia Ltd/The Financials 24.6 -1.20%                  947,913
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
CNOOC Ltd Energy 11.3 -6.45%            67,599,542
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 28.3 -6.15%            10,736,057
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 8.95 -6.09%            43,341,320
Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 13 -5.94%            42,433,209
China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd Real Estate 25.4 -5.58%            14,963,276

 

 

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Healius Ltd Health Care 2.44 9.42%            2,913,765
Bellamy's Australia Ltd Consumer Staples 7.59 3.83%            1,792,828
Bravura Solutions Ltd Information Technology 3.8 2.70%                487,459
Blackmores Ltd Consumer Staples 125.3 2.67%                  40,166
Syrah Resources Ltd Materials 1.535 1.99%            1,625,809
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Viva Energy REIT Real Estate 2.27 0.89%                981,877
Infigen Energy Utilities 0.44 -5.38%            1,034,423
Iluka Resources Ltd Materials 7.22 -5.25%            1,293,227
Ausdrill Ltd Materials 1.13 -5.04%            1,892,714
Western Areas Ltd Materials 1.9 -5.00%            1,785,450

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 440.3 1.66%              213,552
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd Information Technology 1923.15 1.09%                57,673
Asian Paints Ltd Materials 1381.55 0.71%                85,300
Infosys Ltd Information Technology 669.3 0.70%          1,581,820
Yes Bank Ltd Financials 184.65 0.22%              556,217
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Vedanta Ltd Materials 193.1 -4.48%          1,019,151
Tata Steel Ltd Materials 493.85 -4.21%              504,491
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Consumer Discretionary 741.5 -4.15%                64,213
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 90.05 -3.22%              176,569
Tata Motors Ltd Consumer Discretionary 168.55 -2.91%              743,398