ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
21 April 2017
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 1.95 points or 0.06% higher to 3139.83, taking the year-to-date performance to +8.99%. For longer term observations please go to sgx.com/research.
The top active stocks today were CapitaLand, which declined 0.55%, Global Logistic, which gained 0.35%, DBS, which declined 0.74%, Singtel, which declined 0.27% and Keppel Corp, with a 0.15% advance.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 0.18%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index rose 0.66%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
SPDR Gold Shares (+0.23%)
IS MSCI India (-0.13%)
STI ETF (+0.32%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
CapitaLand Mall Trust (-0.50%)
Ascendas REIT (+0.39%)
CapitaLand Commercial Trust (+0.62%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW170710 (-12.90%)
OCBC Bk MB eCW171002 (-2.06%)
KepCorp MBePW171002 (-0.77%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,139.83 +1.95 3,137.88 +11.6
Volume: 2,175.8M 2,469.9M
Value: $1,088.3M $1,158.9M
Gainers/Losers: 279/167 230/225
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
21 April 2017
The FBM KLCI index gained 14.44 points or 0.83% on Friday. The Finance Index increased 1.47% to 16008.58 points, the Properties Index up 0.28% to 1302.28 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.30% to 8027.27 points. The market traded within a range of 13.82 points between an intra-day high of 1756.05 and a low of 1742.23 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include DNEX-WD, DNEX, L&G-OR, KGROUP, TIGER, REACH-WA, ESAFE, ANZO, TIGER-WB and PERWAJA. Trading volume increased to 3120.41 mil shares worth RM2649.14 mil as compared to Thursday’s 2644.16 mil shares worth RM2240.56 mil.
Leading Movers were GENM (+39 sen to RM5.98), MAYBANK (+32 sen to RM9.40), AMMB (+14 sen to RM5.17), CIMB (+11 sen to RM5.61) and IHH (+6 sen to RM6.08). Lagging Movers were WPRTS (-5 sen to RM3.99), BAT (-54 sen to RM46.52), HLFG (-18 sen to RM16.00), YTL (-1 sen to RM1.46) and TENAGA (-6 sen to RM13.74). Market breadth was positive with 588 gainers as compared to 320 losers.
The KLCI closed higher at 1756.05 points amid overnight gains in US market. The performance of our benchmark index was lifted by buying interest in heavy weight counters such as Genting Malaysia, Maybank and Ambank.
Date As of: 21 April 2017
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 881,500 93,039,800 44
Stock 10,264,272,837 8,796,906,254,637 245,709
Warrant 47,623,700 9,909,691,100 704
Total 10,312,778,037 8,806,908,985,537 246,457
As of 21 April 2017
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 5,818.20 4,317.52 1,500.68
Proprietary 4,666.39 4,585.61 80.79
Foreign 12,105.33 13,097.97 -992.65
Individual 15,492.08 16,080.90 -588.82
Total Trading Value 38,082.00 M.Baht
SE Asia Stocks-Rise as risk appetite gets Wall Street boost; Indonesia up 1.2 pct
Southeast Asian stock markets ended higher on Friday as risk sentiment received a boost from a Wall Street rally on hopes of strong earnings and a U.S. tax reform, and a mild recovery in commodity prices.
The Indonesian benchmark index .JKSE rose 1.2 percent, its biggest intraday gain since mid-March, bringing the weekly gain
to 0.9 percent.
The session's gains were concentrated in telecom and consumer stocks, with conglomerate Astra International Tbk PT
ASII.JK gaining 6.7 percent.
Southeast Asian stocks reflected broader Asian sentiment .MIAPJ0000PUS , as investors were unfazed by a U.S. trade probe
on Chinese steel exports, with Asian steelmakers mostly steady or higher. urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL1N1HS1FC
Analysts also ascribed the session's gains to lessened apprehensions around the first round of French Presidential
elections this weekend.
French centrist Emmanuel Macron is set to come out on top on Sunday as far right leader Marine Le Pen fell further behind
him, a poll showed.
Malaysia .KLSE gained 0.8 percent, bringing the week's gains to 1.5 percent, helping it post its best weekly
performance since mid-March.
The day's gains were driven by financials and consumer shares, with Malayan Banking MBBM.KL adding 3.5 percent.
Philippine .PSI and Thai .SETI shares added about 0.2 percent each, but lost 0.7 percent and 1.2 percent, respectively, on the week.
Vietnam shares .VNI ended little changed.
Indonesian markets will remain closed on Monday for a public holiday, while Malaysia markets will be closed for a holiday
marking the installation of the new King.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Previous Close Pct Move
Singapore 3139.83 3137.88 0.06
Bangkok 1570.02 1566.28 0.24
Manila 7578.16 7563.45 0.19
Jakarta 5664.475 5595.306 1.24
Kuala Lumpur 1756.05 1741.61 0.83
Ho Chi Minh 712.41 712.66 -0.04