ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
10 August 2015
The FBM KLCI index lost 28.28 points or 1.68% on Monday. The Finance Index fell 1.78% to 14948.14 points, the Properties Index dropped 2.36% to 1153.45 points and the Plantation Index down 0.65% to 7180.53 points. The market traded within a range of 23.45 points between an intra-day high of 1672.57 and a low of 1649.12 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include FBMKLCI-HK, FRONTKN, FBMKLCI-HG, HSI-CT, IFCAMSC, SUMATEC, FBMKLCI-HS, BTM-WA, RGB and XINGHE. Trading volume increased to 1914.58 mil shares worth RM1992.67 mil as compared to Friday’s 1861.31 mil shares worth RM1797.13 mil.
Leading Movers were WPRTS (+2 sen to RM4.13), PETDAG (+0 sen to RM21.28), PETGAS (+2 sen to RM21.78), KLK (+4 sen to RM21.50) and IOICORP (+1 sen to RM4.05). Lagging Movers were PETCHEM (-27 sen to RM6.01), SKPETRO (-9 sen to RM2.25), CIMB (-19 sen to RM5.11), TENAGA (-40 sen to RM11.00) and KLCC (-25 sen to RM7.04). Market breadth was negative with 94 gainers as compared to 923 losers.
The KLCI extended its downtrend, plunging to 2-year low of 1654.37 points. Market sentiment continued to be bearish on domestic issue and as U.S. payrolls data fueled bets the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates
Date As of: 10 August 2015
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 8,600 6,058,400 04
Stock 4,229,064,000 3,431,093,315,961 147,669
Warrant 4,791,000 92,948,800 183
Total 4,233,863,600 3,431,192,323,161 147,856
As of 10 August 2015 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 1,491.13 2,108.57 -617.44
Proprietary 2,187.75 2,245.69 -57.94
Foreign 5,116.93 5,933.72 -816.79
Individual 24,755.61 23,263.44 1,492.17
Total Trading Value 33,551.43 M.Baht
Vietnam index marks biggest jump in nearly 3 weeks
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index .VNI advanced 1.78 percent at the close on Monday, the biggest jump since July 22, led by Vinamilk VNM.HM and BaoViet
Holdings BVH.HM .
Dairy products maker Vinamilk, the country's biggest firm by market value, closed up 7 percent at a record high of 107,000 dong ($4.91) each.
Analysts say investors bought VNM shares after a state-run media report on Friday cited a government official as saying the government will lower its ownership in the Ho Chi Minh
Top insurer BaoViet Holdings ended up 6.16 percent ahead of a State Securities Commission meeting on Thursday on the implementation of a new rule allowing full foreign ownership in
many listed firms, analysts and traders said.
Here is a snapshot of the VN Index .VNI at the close
VN Index 614.53
PREV. CLOSE 603.76
% CHANGE +1.78%
SE Asia Stocks - Malaysia leads regional decline; energy shares fall
Malaysian stocks fell to their lowest in more than two years on Monday amid a fall in the ringgit while energy-related shares in the region took a hit as
investors sold off risky assets due to weaker global oil prices.
The Kuala Lumpur composite index .KLSE shed 1.68 percent to 1,654.37, its lowest close since March 2013, as the ringgit MYR=MY hit its weakest since September 1998. ID:nL3N10L1ZM
The Indonesian index .JKSE fell 0.5 percent as foreign investors sold a net 114.4 billion rupiah ($8.44 million) worth of shares, a fifth straight day of sales. Coal miners such as
Indo Tambangraya ITMG.JK and Adaro Energy ADRO.JK were among
The Philippine index .PSI erased most early gains, ending nearly flat amid foreign-led selling in energy shares with First Gen Corp FGEN.PS hitting a three-week low.
Bangkok's SET index .SETI eased 0.6 percent in the final week of the quarterly reporting season. Shares of Thai Airways International Pcl THAI.BK fell 0.8 percent ahead of its
earnings results due on Tuesday.
Bucking the trend, Vietnam's benchmark VN Index .VNI closed 1.78 percent higher, its biggest jump since July 22, led by Vinamilk VNM.HM and BaoViet Holdings BVH.HM .
The Singapore market was closed for National Day holidays.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Prev Close Pct Move
Kuala Lumpur 1654.37 1682.65 -1.68
Bangkok 1420.13 1428.79 -0.61
Jakarta 4748.95 4770.30 -0.45
Manila 7534.35 7532.52 +0.02
Ho Chi Minh 614.53 603.76 +1.78