ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
22 June 2015
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 14.17 points or 0.43% higher to 3315.13, taking the year-to-date performance to -1.49%.
The top active stocks today were Singtel, which gained 1.66%, Global Logistic, which declined 1.94%, CapitaLand, which gained 0.89%, CityDev, which gained 0.21% and DBS, with a 0.97% advance.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined 0.22%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined 0.03%.
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Basic Materials Index, which rose 2.92%. The two biggest stocks of the Index - Midas Holdings and NSL- ended 4.41% higher and 1.34% higher respectively.
The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Technology Index, which slipped 2.13%. Silverlake Axis shares declined 4.40% and STATS ChipPAC declined 0.97%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
SPDR Gold Shares (-0.37%)
Nikko Am Singapore STI ETF (+0.59%)
United SSE 50 China ETF (+1.74%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Ascendas REIT (-0.41%)
CapitaLand Mall Trust (+0.48%)
CapitaLand Commercial Trust (+1.30%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
UOB MB eCW151001 (+3.81%)
DBS MB eCW150915 (+7.97%)
CLI MB eCW150902 (-11.54%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,315.13 +14.17 3,300.96 +0.54
Volume: 1,266.1M 1,366.9M
Value: $1,005.7M $1,321.6M
Gainers/Losers: 198/226 242/179
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
22 June 2015
The FBM KLCI index gained 10.99 points or 0.64% on Monday. The Finance Index increased 0.42% to 15657.98 points, the Properties Index up 0.71% to 1232.61 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.06% to 7307.75 points. The market traded within a range of 15.06 points between an intra-day high of 1735.90 and a low of 1720.84 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include FRONTKN, K1, PRIVA, AIRASIA, IFCAMSC, VSOLAR, DOLPHIN, MTRONIC, NOVAMSC and KNM. Trading volume decreased to 1540.36 mil shares worth RM1820.61 mil as compared to Friday’s 1720.37 mil shares worth RM2423.53 mil.
Leading Movers were SKPETRO (+6 sen to RM2.46), RHBCAP (+17 sen to RM7.28), TENAGA (+24 sen to RM13.10), IHH (+10 sen to RM5.80) and ASTRO (+5 sen to RM2.97). Lagging Movers were WPRTS (-11 sen to RM4.27), HLBANK (-28 sen to RM13.50), DIGI (-8 sen to RM5.51), IOICORP (-2 sen to RM4.01) and PETGAS (-4 sen to RM21.52). Market breadth was positive with 561 gainers as compared to 238 losers.
The day ended with the KLCI closing higher at 1732.76 points despite losses in Wall Street on last Friday. Our local bourse was lifted by bargain-hunting activities despite the on-going Greece debt negotiations.
The KLCI inched up 3.65 points to 1721.77 points amid amid overnight gains in US market after Federal Reserve signaled it will continue to support the economy even as growth picks up. Market sentiment was encouraging, judged by positive market breadth with gainers outnumbered losers.
Date As of: 22 June 2015
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 200 122,700 02
Stock 7,031,161,386 3,909,278,762,874 161,816
Warrant 9,174,100 469,965,900 531
Total 7,040,335,686 3,909,748,851,474 162,349
As of 22 June 2015 Unit: M.Baht Unit: M.Bah
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 3,983.61 3,099.12 884.49
Proprietary 3,448.02 3,119.05 328.97
Foreign 7,694.97 7,599.64 95.33
Individual 17,919.46 19,228.25 -1,308.79
Total Trading Value 33,046.05 M.Baht
Vietnam index ends above 15-wk high, blue chips lead
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index jumped 1.6 percent to close at 594.08 points on Monday, the highest since March 5, led by some blue chips.
Top dairy product maker Vinamilk jumped 4.67 percent after the Ho Chi Minh City-based company said on Friday it would pay shareholders 4,000 dong ($0.18) per share in September as its first payment for 2015.
Food producer Masan Group climbed 5.26 percent, followed by Military Commercial Bank that rose 4.67 percent and Hanoi-based Vietcombank, the country's top firm by capitalisation, with an increase of 2.37 percent.
Here is a snapshot of the VN Index at the close 0801 GMT.
VN Index 594.08
PREV. CLOSE 584.7
% CHANGE 1.60%
SE Asia Stocks - Thai index bounces off two-week low; Indonesia weak
Thai shares rebounded on Monday, helped by short-covering in aviation and tourism-related stocks, while most others in Southeast Asia gained, in line with Asian stock markets amid hopes for a Greek debt deal.
Bangkok's SET index closed the day up 0.8 percent, recovering from a more than two-week closing low on Friday. About 7.7 billion shares changed hands, close to a full-day average over the past 30 trading days.
Investors bought back shares of hoteliers, sending Minor International 3.6 percent higher after Thailand said it had no new cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) after the report of its first case last week.
Airport operator Airports of Thailand and airline shares such as Nok Airlines led the rebound among aviation shares but the market remained wary of the international aviation agency's safety rating downgrade.
The Jakarta composite index bucked the trend, ending down 0.5 percent, led by a 1 percent loss in Bank Rakyat Indonesia and Telkom Indonesia , which fell 1.9 percent amid a downbeat economic forecast.
Indonesia's Finance Minister said the government is lowering its economic growth assumption for 2016 to 5.5-6 percent, compared with the previous target of 5.8-6.2 percent set last month.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Prev Close Pct Move
Singapore 3315.13 3300.96 +0.43
Kuala Lumpur 1732.76 1721.77 +0.64
Bangkok 1504.06 1491.46 +0.84
Jakarta 4959.25 4985.01 -0.52
Manila 7609.14 7601.17 +0.10
Ho Chi Minh 594.08 584.70 +1.60