ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
10 January 2018
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 4.2 points or 0.12% lower to 3520.45, taking the year-to-date performance to +3.45%. For longer term observations please go to sgx.com/research.
The top active stocks today were DBS, which gained 0.19%, OCBC Bank, which declined 0.39%, Singtel, which declined 0.28%, UOB, which declined 0.43% and Venture, with a 4.22% advance.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 0.20%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined 0.14%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
IS MSCI India (-0.85%)
DBXT MSCI Indonesia ETF (-0.24%)
STI ETF (unchanged)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Ascendas REIT (unchanged)
Suntec REIT (+0.46%)
CapitaLand Commercial Trust (+1.01%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW180416 (unchanged)
UOB MB eCW180412 (-7.48%)
OCBC Bk MB eCW180702 (-8.11%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,520.45 -4.2 3,524.65 +12.47
Volume: 1,850.6M 1,831.4M
Value: $1,126.4M $1,221.4M
Gainers/Losers: 201/250 237/210
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
10 January 2018
The FBM KLCI index lost 4.03 points or 0.22% on Wednesday. The Finance Index fell 0.15% to 17122.28 points, the Properties Index up 0.05% to 1237.24 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.04% to 8098 points. The market traded within a range of 9.36 points between an intra-day high of 1830.63 and a low of 1821.27 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include UMWOG, PDZ-OR, SUMATEC, SAPNRG, ORION, BORNOIL, ORION-WA, HIBISCS, HUAAN and PDZ. Trading volume decreased to 5748.18 mil shares worth RM3775.20 mil as compared to Tuesday’s 6478.94 mil shares worth RM4414.00 mil.
Leading Movers were AMMB (+8 sen to RM4.56), YTL (+2 sen to RM1.46), GENTING (+4 sen to RM9.40), RHBBANK (+2 sen to RM5.12) and SIME (+1 sen to RM2.70). Lagging Movers were GENM (-19 sen to RM5.57), ASTRO (-7 sen to RM2.68), HLBANK (-26 sen to RM17.34), TM (-7 sen to RM6.03) and DIGI (-5 sen to RM4.80). Market breadth was negative with 426 gainers as compared to 630 losers.
The KLCI tumbled to 1822.92 points despite overnight gains in US market. The performance of our local bourse was bogged down by selling interest in heavy weight counters such as Genting Malaysia, Astro and Hong Leong Bank.
Date As of: 10 January 2018
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 105,308,000 10,578,974,900 33
Stock 9,638,562,149 7,922,322,276,249 338,728
Warrant 181,124,566 34,186,019,520 9,120
Total 9,924,994,715 7,967,087,270,669 347,881
As of 10 January 2018 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 10,602.65 10,630.44 -27.79
Proprietary 12,061.90 9,613.54 2,448.36
Foreign 28,921.92 33,281.23 -4,359.31
Individual 38,096.96 36,158.21 1,938.74
Total Trading Value 89,683.43 M.Baht
SE Asia Stocks-Vietnam hits fresh 10-year closing high; others muted
* Philippine index retreats from record high
* Singapore snaps two days of gains
* Vietnam gains for third session
By Sandhya Sampath
Jan 10 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets were subdued on Wednesday, in line with regional Asian shares, while Vietnam extended gains for a third session to hit a new 10-year closing high.
Asian shares ex-Japan slipped 0.5 percent after six straight days of gains, that had taken them within a
stone's throw from the record high touched in November 2007.
Vietnam shares .VNI settled 0.4 percent higher, after gaining as much as 1.2 percent, marking their twelfth session of gains in thirteen.
The index got a boost from financial and energy stocks, with Vincom Retail JSC VRE.HM ending 6 percent up and Petrovietnam Gas Joint Stock Corp GAS.HM adding 1 percent.
Foreign and domestic inflow into the market rose, with the macroeconomic environment being stable, said Bui Nguyen Khoa, senior analyst at BIDV Securities Company.
"The Vietnam Index may see new peaks in the first quarter of 2018."
In Singapore, index heavyweight Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd JARD.SI fell 2.4 percent, dragging the FTSE Straits Times index .STI down.
The index snapped two straight sessions of gains and ended 0.2 percent lower.
Malaysia .KLSE ended down for a second straight session, dragged down by consumer cyclicals and telecom stocks.
Entertainment firm Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd ASTR.KL closed 3.6 percent down while telecom company Maxis Bhd fell 0.5 percent.
Indonesia .JKSE trimmed early gains to close 0.2 percent down as material and telecom stocks weighed on the index.
Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk PT TPIA.JK fell 3 percent, while Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk Perusahaan Perseroan PT TLKM.JK ended 0.5 percent down.
An index of the country's 45 most liquid stocks fell 0.2 percent.
Philippine stocks .PSI retreated from a record high hit in the previous session and ended flat. Conglomerate JG Summit Holdings Inc JGS.PS , the worst performer on the index, closed 2.4 percent down.
Meanwhile, Thai shares .SETI ended flat as gains in consumer staples and materials were offset by losses in
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Previous close Pct Move
Singapore 3520.45 3524.65 -0.12
Bangkok 1794.92 1795.21 0.02
Manila 8920.29 8923.72 -0.04
Jakarta 6371.174 6373.144 -0.03
Kuala Lumpur 1822.92 1826.95 -0.22
Ho Chi Minh 1038.11 1033.56 0.44