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Asian and Australian Stocks While You Were Sleeping

Jun 20, 2018

Japanese Stock Market

  • Japanese stocks finished higher with the Nikkei 225 +1.24%
  • Materials (-0.10%) was the only Nikkei 225 sector in negative territory
  • Utilities (+2.40%), healthcare (+2.07%), and telecommunications stocks (+1.97%) were the biggest out performers
  • Market breadth for the Nikkei was positive with 144 stocks advancing compared to 72 declines
  • Volume in the Nikkei 225 was 25.86% above its 10-day average

Chinese Stock Market

  • Chinese and Hong Kong stocks advanced across the board with the Hang Seng +0.77%, the CSI 300 +0.40%, and the Shanghai Composite +0.27%
  • Industrials stocks (-0.11%) were the only Hang Seng stocks to post negative returns
  • Consumer staples (+2.08%), consumer discretionary (+1.97%), and energy stocks (+1.89%) provided the best returns
  • Market breadth for the Hang Seng was notably positive with 38 out of 50 stocks finishing in the black
  • Volume in the Hang Seng was 22.76% above its 10-day average

Indian Stock Market

  • Indian stocks were broadly in the black with the Nifty 50 +0.58%, and the Sensex +0.74%
  • Information technology (-0.01%) and industrials stocks (-0.10%) were the largest laggards in the Sensex
  • Energy (+1.64%), financials (+1.13%), and materials stocks (+1.09%) were the biggest outperformers
  • Market breadth for the Sensex was decidedly positive with 24 out of 31 stocks finishing higher
  • Volume across Indian markets was 9.12% below its 10-day average

Australian Stock Market

  • Australian stocks rose today with the ASX 200 +1.15%
  • Telecommunications services stocks (-4.14%) were the most significant decliners in the ASX 200
  • Financials (+2.27%), information technology (+1.45%), and healthcare stocks (+1.19%) performed the best
  • Market breadth for the ASX 200 was positive with 149 stocks advancing while 41 stocks declined
  • Volume across Australian markets was 23.05% below its 10-day average

Highlights from the Asian and Australian Bond Market

  • Australian sovereign treasuries are lower today, with the yield on the Aussie 10-year up 3.3 basis points to 2.652%
  • Yield on the Hong Kong 10-year is down 1.8 basis points to 2.151%
  • Indian treasuries are higher today, as the yield on the Indian 10-year has fallen 3.7 basis points to 7.826%

What is Going on with Asian and Australian Currencies?

  • INR ₹ is 0.45% stronger, to INR ₹0.0146/USD$
  • CNY¥ is up 0.19%, to CNY¥0.1544/USD$
  • JPY¥ is 0.08% higher, to JPY¥0.0090/USD$
  • AUD$ is down 0.04%, to AUD$0.7376/USD$

Source: Stockdio

Nikkei 225 Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd TSE: 4568 4230 207 5.15% 4.19M
Credit Saison Co Ltd TSE: 8253 1776 63 3.68% 1.29M
Fast Retailing Co Ltd TSE: 9983 51790 1740 3.48% 614.20k
Kirin Holdings Co Ltd TSE: 2503 3049 96 3.25% 3.15M
Kikkoman Corp TSE: 2801 5610 170 3.13% 856.10k
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Kobe Steel Ltd TSE: 5406 1050 -45 -4.11% 6.87M
Sumitomo Osaka Cement Co Ltd TSE: 5232 506 -19 -3.62% 6.19M
Showa Denko KK TSE: 4004 4500 -115 -2.49% 4.04M
Concordia Financial Group Ltd TSE: 7186 602 -15 -2.43% 5.49M
Inpex Corp TSE: 1605 1117 -27 -2.36% 9.16M

 

Hang Seng Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Want Want China Holdings Ltd 151 HK Equity 7.37 0.27 3.80% 20.09M
China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd 2319 HK Equity 27.8 1 3.73% 15.42M
Wharf Real Estate Investment Co Ltd 1997 HK Equity 60.7 2.1 3.58% 3.41M
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp 386 HK Equity 7.17 0.18 2.58% 215.16M
CNOOC Ltd 883 HK Equity 12.86 0.32 2.55% 73.45M
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
WH Group Ltd SEHK: 288  6.55 -0.09 -1.36% 77.10M
China Resources Land Ltd SEHK: 1109 28.05 -0.2 -0.71% 11.36M
China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd SEHK: 762  9.84 -0.04 -0.40% 18.79M
Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd SEHK: 2318 76.8 -0.3 -0.39% 53.91M
BOC Hong Kong Holdings Ltd SEHK: 2388 38.55 -0.15 -0.39% 12.43M

Sensex Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Reliance Industries Ltd NSEI:RELIANCE 1019.95 24.3 2.44% 340.91k
Vedanta Ltd NSEI:VEDL 228.75 4.7 2.10% 870.87k
IndusInd Bank Ltd BSE:532187 1967.45 37.2 1.93% 22.18k
Yes Bank Ltd BSE:532648 335.9 5.5 1.66% 386.18k
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd BSE:500247 1327.75 20.6 1.58% 57.38k
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd NSEI:ONGC 162.8 -2.05 -1.24% 195.80k
Coal India Ltd NSEI:COALINDIA 270.6 -2.5 -0.92% 96.31k
ITC Ltd NSEI:ITC 263.75 -2.4 -0.90% 350.36k
Wipro Ltd BSE:507685 259.8 -1.85 -0.71% 52.16k
Larsen & Toubro Ltd BSE:500510 1307.05 -7.05 -0.54% 112.41k

 

ASX 200 Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
WiseTech Global Ltd ASX: WTC  16.83 0.9 5.65% 693.07k
Bellamy's Australia Ltd ASX: BAL  16.91 0.73 4.51% 703.55k
Bega Cheese Ltd ASX: BGA  7.52 0.26 3.58% 575.43k
Blackmores Ltd ASX: BKL  140.26 4.5 3.31% 46.00k
Galaxy Resources Ltd ASX: GXY  3.13 0.1 3.30% 2.04M
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Telstra Corp Ltd ASX: TLS  2.77 -0.14 -4.81% 124.01M
Saracen Mineral Holdings Ltd ASX: SAR  2.15 -0.08 -3.59% 8.42M
Greencross Ltd ASX: GXL  4.24 -0.15 -3.42% 744.70k
Resolute Mining Ltd ASX: RSG  1.25 -0.04 -3.10% 5.14M
Fairfax Media Ltd ASX: FXJ  0.71 -0.02 -2.74% 11.07M