ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
12 February 2018
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 7.74 points or 0.23% higher to 3384.98, taking the year-to-date performance to -0.53%. For more observations, go to sgx.com/research
The top active stocks today were DBS, which gained 2.25%, SGX, which declined 7.35%, UOB, which gained 0.42%, OCBC Bank, which gained 0.57% and Singtel, with a 0.59% fall.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined 0.24%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined 0.68%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
STI ETF (+0.30%)
DBXT MSCI Indonesia ETF (+0.48%)
DBXT MSCI China TRN ETF (+0.69%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
CapitaLand Commercial Trust (unchanged)
Ascendas REIT (+0.39%)
CapitaLand Mall Trust (-0.50%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW180810 (+19.85%)
UOB MB eCW180802 (-0.98%)
DBS MB eCW180412 (+29.17%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,415.07 +30.09 3,384.98 +7.74
Volume: 2,186.1M 2,467.6M
Value: $1,753.7M $1,619.8M
Gainers/Losers: 289/183 208/266
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
13 February 2018
The FBM KLCI index gained 2.85 points or 0.16% on Tuesday. The Finance Index increased 0.26% to 17535.66 points, the Properties Index dropped 0.30% to 1176.8 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.37% to 7991.21 points. The market traded within a range of 4.89 points between an intra-day high of 1835.17 and a low of 1830.28 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include SUMATEC, PUC, SAPNRG, AIRPORT, NETX, HIBISCS, HUAAN, PDZ-WB, FINTEC and HIBISCS-CA. Trading volume decreased to 1616.50 mil shares worth RM2436.29 mil as compared to Monday’s 1803.98 mil shares worth RM2267.62 mil.
Leading Movers were MAXIS (+8 sen to RM6.02), KLCC (+9 sen to RM7.90), AMMB (+4 sen to RM4.43), HAPSENG (+8 sen to RM9.10) and HLFG (+14 sen to RM18.28). Lagging Movers were YTL (-3 sen to RM1.40), TM (-6 sen to RM6.07), PMETAL (-4 sen to RM5.59), MISC (-5 sen to RM7.08) and RHBBANK (-2 sen to RM5.15). Market breadth was positive with 495 gainers as compared to 409 losers.
The KLCI closed higher at 1833.02 points amid overnight gain in US markets. The performance of our local bourse was lifted by buying interest in heavy weight counters such as Maxis, Ambank and Hap Seng.
Date As of: 13 February 2018
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 818,100 124,365,600 49
Stock 13,472,192,907 8,392,635,310,747 438,743
Warrant 63,809,900 13,011,565,600 2,877
Total 13,536,820,907 8,405,771,241,947 441,669
As of 13 February 2018 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 7,523.11 3,342.82 4,180.30
Proprietary 5,641.04 6,423.08 -782.04
Foreign 19,541.99 22,013.60 -2,471.61
Individual 21,143.59 22,070.23 -926.64
Total Trading Value 53,849.73 M.Baht
SE Asia Stocks-End higher; Philippines up nearly 1 pct
Feb 13 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets ended higher on Tuesday, as broader Asia pulled further away from two-month lows, with a rebound in Wall Street lending support to global equities.
Singapore shares .STI climbed nearly 1 percent led by financials such as Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd
OCBC.SI , up 2.5 percent, and United Overseas Bank Ltd UOBH.SI , up 1.9 percent.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was up 0.9 percent after sliding to its lowest level since Dec. 11 on Friday.
"Opportunistic buying seems to be the theme (in Southeast Asia) as economic fundamentals remain strong," said Kevin Foy, regional head, sales trading at Maybank Kim Eng Securities, Singapore.
Wall Street's three major indexes rose for a second session on Monday, after recording their biggest weekly drop in two years, inspiring some confidence in investors.
Philippine shares .PSI snapped three straight sessions of losses and rose about 1 percent, helped by gains in industrials and real estate stocks.
The top gainer on the index was property developer SM Prime Holdings Inc SMPH.PS which climbed 3.3 percent to close at its highest in over a week.
Vietnam .VNI hit a more than one-week high, ending 1.7 percent higher, recording its second straight session of gains.
Financials and utilities led the gains, with Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade CTG.HM , up 3.8 percent, closing at its highest since February 2 and Petrovietnam Gas Joint Stock Corp GAS.HM rising 4.4 percent.
Indonesian shares .JKSE ended the day 0.8 percent firmer at their highest close in over a week with financials and
telecoms outperforming other sectors.
Bank Central Asia Tbk PT BBCA.JK rose over 1 percent, while Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk Perusahaan Perseroan PT TLKM.JK gained 2 percent to its highest close since January 29.
Malaysia .KLSE jumped 0.2 percent, its second straight session of gains, while Thai shares .SETI finished flat.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Previous close Pct Move
Singapore 3415.07 3384.98 0.89
Bangkok 1800.03 1799.45 0.03
Manila 8570.14 8487.91 0.97
Jakarta 6578.178 6523.454 0.84
Kuala Lumpur 1833.02 1830.17 0.16
Ho Chi Minh 1059.73 1041.79 1.72