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Asian Equities Fall On Strengthening Sino-American Trade Concerns

Aug 01, 2018

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Data in Price Return, Source: Stockdio

Japanese Markets                                                                                                                                                      

  • The Nikkei 225 finished up 0.86% and the Topix up 0.94%
  • 69 stocks in the Nikkei 225 hit 4-week highs while 10 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 7 stocks in the Nikkei 225 closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • JPY¥ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 111.86
  • Japan 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.3 basis points to -0.093%
  • Japan 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 6.9 basis points to 0.131%
  • JGBs 2s-10s Spread has widened 5.6 basis points to 0.22%
  • Japan's final July Manufacturing PMI came in stronger than intitally measured (52.3 vs 51.6 prior)
  • According to a Reuters report, the US and Japan will hold bilateral trade talks in Washington D.C on August 9th

Chinese Markets

  • The Hang Seng closed down 0.85%, Hang Seng China Enterprise down 0.47%, and CSI 300 down 2%
  • 11 stocks in the Hang Seng hit 4-week highs while 6 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 2 stocks in the Hang Seng closed overbought while 1 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • HKD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 7.8494
  • CNY is currently down 0.236% against the USD$ to 6.8007
  • China RMB 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.8 basis points to 3.029%
  • China RMB 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.8 basis points to 3.469%
  • China Government RMB 2s-10s Spread has little changed 0 basis points to 0.44%

Indian Markets

  • The Sensex finished down 0.23% and the Nifty 50 down 0.09%
  • 8 stocks in the Sensex hit 4-week highs while 0 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the Sensex closed overbought while 0 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • INR is currently down 0.17% against the USD$ to 68.4312
  • India 2-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -2.4 basis points to 7.479%
  • India 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -7.2 basis points to 7.701%
  • India Government 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 2.57 basis points to 0.22%
  • The Reserve Bank of India has raised its key rate from 6.25% to 6.5%, a decision that was in-line with expectations

Australian Markets

  • ASX 200 finished down 0.85%
  • 24 stocks in the ASX 200 hit 4-week highs while 22 stocks reached 4-week lows
  • 8 stocks in the ASX 200 closed overbought while 8 stocks closed oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • AUD$ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 0.7416
  • Aussie 2-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 1.3 basis points to 2.082%
  • Australia 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 4.1 basis points to 2.688%
  • Aussie Government 2s-10s Spread has widened 1.192 basis points to 0.61%

Nikkei 225 Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
JFE Holdings Inc Materials 2501 10.37%      8,776,800.00
Fukuoka Financial Group Inc Financials 660 8.02%    10,812,000.00
Nitto Denko Corp Materials 8727 7.98%      2,576,900.00
Sony Financial Holdings Inc Financials 2291 6.86%      2,145,300.00
Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd Consumer Discretionary 1828 6.65%      5,195,700.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
TOTO Ltd Industrials 4775 -8.35%      1,715,700.00
Takara Holdings Inc Consumer Staples 1200 -7.90%      2,771,600.00
Chiyoda Corp Industrials 824 -7.62%      4,087,900.00
NH Foods Ltd Consumer Staples 4225 -4.84%          711,000.00
Mitsubishi Logistics Corp Industrials 2447 -4.00%          639,300.00

Hang Seng Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
WH Group Ltd Consumer Staples 6.47 2.70%    39,545,518.00
CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Ltd Health Care 21 2.20%    23,641,182.00
China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd Telecommunication Services 9.8 1.34%    32,461,614.00
Hengan International Group Co Ltd Consumer Staples 70.6 1.00%      2,558,403.00
Want Want China Holdings Ltd Consumer Staples 6.54 0.77%    16,786,156.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd Real Estate 11.4 -6.58%    109,956,823.00
China Resources Land Ltd Real Estate 27.6 -3.83%      17,828,577.00
Hang Seng Bank Ltd Financials 207 -2.90%         1,386,173.00
China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd Real Estate 24 -2.64%      20,906,775.00
Wharf Real Estate Investment Co Ltd Real Estate 55.7 -2.54%         3,590,482.00

Sensex Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Coal India Ltd Energy 270.3 3.29%    1,345,723.00
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd Information Technology 1975.1 1.74%        112,747.00
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Health Care 575.8 1.61%        586,753.00
ITC Ltd Consumer Staples 301.7 1.51%        693,546.00
Power Grid Corp of India Ltd Utilities 184.05 1.02%        231,216.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Vedanta Ltd Materials 218.15 -1.84%        989,769.00
Bharti Airtel Ltd Telecommunications 383.65 -1.80%        685,162.00
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd Consumer Discretionary 9340.3 -1.75%          52,165.00
ICICI Bank Ltd Financials 299.05 -1.61%        421,412.00
Tata Steel Ltd Materials 554.65 -1.46%        403,507.00

ASX 200 Movers

In local currency.

Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
ALS Ltd Industrials 8.3 11.41%      3,341,553.00
Credit Corp Group Ltd Financials 21.9 6.41%          759,733.00
GUD Holdings Ltd Consumer Discretionary 14.97 5.42%          723,820.00
Saracen Mineral Holdings Ltd Materials 1.97 5.07%      9,193,715.00
Genworth Mortgage Insurance Australia Lt Financials 2.81 4.46%      3,047,807.00

 

Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Janus Henderson Group PLC Financials 40.25 -7.79%      2,931,793.00
Beach Energy Ltd Energy 1.85 -3.14%      5,322,018.00
Afterpay Touch Group Ltd Information Technology 13.82 -2.54%      1,527,731.00
Trade Me Group Ltd Consumer Discretionary 4.34 -2.47%          480,481.00
Abacus Property Group Real Estate 3.66 -2.14%          705,014.00