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Asian and Australian Stocks While You Were Sleeping

Jul 03, 2018

Japanese Stock Market

  • Japanese stocks finished lower today, with the Nikkei 225 -0.12%
  • Energy (+1.58%), telecommunications (+0.80%), and financials stocks (+0.16%) were the biggest outperformers in the Nikkei 225
  • Utilities (-0.67%), consumer staples (-0.58%), and industrials stocks (-0.42%) were the most significant decliners
  • Market breadth for the Nikkei 225 was negative with only 81 out of 225 stocks advancing
  • Volume in the Nikkei 225 was 4.37% above its 10-day average

Chinese Stock Market

  • Chinese and Hong Kong stocks were mixed, with the Hang Seng -1.41%, the CSI 300 +0.04%, and the Shanghai Composite +0.41%
  • All sectors in the Hang Seng were in negative territory, with the exception of utilities stocks (+0.40%)
  • Consumer discretionary (-4.97%), health care (-2.32%), and telecommunications stocks (-2.03%) were the worst performers in the Hang Seng
  • Market breadth for the Hang Seng was decidedly negative with 13 stocks advancing compared to 36 declines
  • Volume in the Hang Seng was 32.39% above its 10-day average
  • According to a Financial Times report, Chinese exports to the US grew only 5.3% Y/Y in 1H2018, compared to 19.3% Y/Y growth in 1H2017
  • PBOC Governor YI Gang remarked that stabilizing the renminbi is the goal of the PBOC’s policy

Indian Stock Market

  • Indian stocks closed broadly higher, with the Nifty 50 +0.40%, and the Sensex +0.32%
  • Market breadth for the Sensex was positive with 19 stocks advancing while 12 stocks declined
  • Volume across Indian markets was 11.81% below its 10-day average

Australian Stock Market

  • Aussie stocks were in the black, with the ASX 200 +0.52%
  • Only materials stocks (-1.43%) were in negative territory in the ASX 200
  • Telecommunications (+2.14%), utilities (+1.28%), and consumer staples stocks (+1.15%) advanced the most today
  • Volume across Australian markets was 12.50% below its 10-day average
  • Market breadth for the ASX 200 was notably positive with 133 out of 200 stocks in the black

Highlights from the Asian and Australian Bond Market

  • Indian treasuries are higher today, with the yield on India’s 10-year down 2.0 basis points to 7.885%
  • Chinese sovereign treasuries are selling-off, with the yield on China’s 10-year up 3.9 basis points to 3.490%
  • Yield on the Hong Kong 10-year is up 1.4 basis points to 2.116%
  • Aussie 10-year bonds are weaker today, as the yield on Australia’s 10-year has risen 2.0 basis points to 2.612%

What is Going on with Asian and Australian Currencies?

  • AUD$ is 0.67% stronger, to AUD$1.3534/USD$
  • JPY¥ is up 0.16%, JPY¥110.71/USD$
  • INR ₹ is 0.33% higher, to INR ₹68.5737/USD$
  • CNY¥ has risen 0.28%, to CNY¥6.6495/USD$

*Data in Price Return

Nikkei 225 Movers

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Casio Computer Co Ltd TSE:6952 1828 54 3.04% 2.45M
Fujitsu Ltd TSE:6702 707.8 20.3 2.95% 19.72M
MINEBEA MITSUMI Inc TSE:6479 1894 49 2.66% 4.07M
Kubota Corp TSE:6326 1775.5 43.5 2.51% 5.61M
TDK Corp TSE:6762 11580 270 2.39% 1.43M

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co Ltd TSE:5706 4390 -235 -5.08% 1.29M
SKY Perfect JSAT Holdings Inc TSE:9412 518 -20 -3.72% 1.05M
Furukawa Electric Co Ltd TSE:5801 3685 -135 -3.53% 999.70k
Yamaha Corp TSE:7951 5380 -190 -3.41% 945.50k
Konami Holdings Corp TSE:9766 5220 -180 -3.33% 891.00k

 

Hang Seng Movers

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
China Resources Power Holdings Co Ltd SEHK:836  14.48 0.66 4.78% 19.08M
Swire Pacific Ltd SEHK:19  86.15 3.05 3.67% 2.25M
Wharf Real Estate Investment Co Ltd SEHK:1997 56.50 0.65 1.16% 5.14M
Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd SEHK:16 119.50 1.10 0.93% 5.00M
Power Assets Holdings Ltd SEHK:6  55.35 0.50 0.91% 3.46M

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd SEHK:27 56.80 -3.95 -6.50% 36.69M
Sands China Ltd SEHK:1928 39.35 -2.60 -6.20% 36.05M
China Resources Land Ltd SEHK:1109 25.50 -0.95 -3.59% 25.43M
Want Want China Holdings Ltd SEHK:151  6.76 -0.22 -3.15% 19.07M
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd SEHK:1088 18.08 -0.54 -2.90% 47.08M

 

Sensex Movers

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd NSEI:SUNPHARMA 573.65 10.10 1.79% 310.55k
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd BSE:532500 8979.50 151.90 1.72% 28.61k
Infosys Ltd NSEI:INFY 1353.65 19.20 1.44% 137.33k
Oil & Natural Gas Corp Ltd NSEI:OGNC 157.85 2.00 1.28% 373.63k
Hero MotoCorp Ltd BSE:500182 3453.50 39.90 1.17% 15.87k

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Vedanta Ltd NSEI:VEDL 230.95 -7.75 -3.25% 1.04M
ICICI Bank Ltd NSEI:ICICIBANK 272.95 -4.5 -1.62% 507.33k
Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd BSE:500010 1883.45 -10.65 -0.56% 20.70k
State Bank of India NSEI:SBIN 257.75 -1.35 -0.52% 541.93k
Power Grid Corp of India Ltd BSE:532898 184.5 -0.75 -0.40% 156.58k

 

ASX 200 Movers

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Beach Energy Ltd ASX:BPT 1.86 0.10 5.68% 15.46M
Seven West Media Ltd ASX:SWM 0.89 0.04 4.71% 2.17M
G8 Education Ltd ASX:GEM 2.40 0.09 3.90% 1.84M
Automotive Holdings Group Ltd ASX:AHG 2.69 0.09 3.46% 1.80M
Link Administration Holdings Ltd ASX:LNK 7.52 0.25 3.44% 2.70M

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd ASX:API 1.49 -0.10 -5.99% 5.39M
Independence Group NL ASX:IGO 4.99 -0.22 -4.22% 3.26M
Iluka Resources Ltd ASX:ILU 10.72 -0.45 -4.03% 2.82M
Western Areas Ltd ASX:WSA 3.51 -0.13 -3.57% 2.53M
Costa Group Holdings Ltd ASX:CGC 7.82 -0.28 -3.46% 2.31M