ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
21 November 2013
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 11.85 points lower or -0.37% to 3,172.38, taking the year-to-date performance to +0.17%.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined -0.57% while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined -0.15%. The top active stocks were SingTel (+0.54%), DBS (unchanged), Hutchison Port Holdings Trust (-4.23%), CapitaLand (-0.33%) and OCBC (-0.10%).
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Technology Index (+0.80%). The two biggest stocks of the FTSE ST Technology Index are Liongold Corp (+0.56%) and STATS ChipPAC (+1.61%). The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Consumer Services Index, which declined -0.85% with Genting Singapore’s share price declining -1.72% and Jardine Cycle & Carriage’s share price declining -0.52%. The FTSE ST Consumer Goods Index declined by -0.38%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were the SPDR Gold Shares (-1.97%), SPDR STI ETF (-0.31%) and DBXT MSCI Indonesia ETF (-2.30%).
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were Suntec REIT (-1.58%), Ascendas REIT (-0.44%) and CapitaMall Trust (-0.51%).
The most active index warrants by value today were HSI23600MBeCW131230 (-12.59%), HSI23400MBePW131230 (+11.11%) and HSI22800MBePW131230 (+10.00%).
The most active stock warrants by value today were DBS MB eCW140204 (-4.12%), KepCorp MBeCW140203 (+5.75%) and Wilmar MBeCW140203 (-6.38%).
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,172.38 -11.85 3,184.23 -7.85
Volume: 1,440.6M 1,339.8M
Value: $948.3M $821M
Gainers/Losers: 136/271 168/253
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
21 Nov 2013
The FBM KLCI index lost 4.04 points or 0.22% on Thursday. The Finance Index fell 0.03% to 16405.99 points, the Properties Index dropped 0.38% to 1276.68 points and the Plantation Index down 1.27% to 8816.35 points. The market traded within a range of 6.95 points between an intra-day high of 1797.89 and a low of 1790.94 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include SUMATEC, SUMATEC-WB, TMS, UTOPIA, TAKASO, PATIMAS, DSCSOL, DIALOG, INSTACO-WB and BENALEC. Trading volume increased to 2316.91 mil shares worth RM2109.67 mil as compared to Wednesday’s 1790.61 mil shares worth RM2311.02 mil.
Leading Movers were BAT (+30 sen to RM62.38), PPB (+26 sen to RM14.66), PETDAG (+22 sen to RM30.52), HLBANK (+14 sen to RM14.18) and UMW (+12 sen to RM12.62). Lagging Movers were PETGAS (-18 sen to RM23.70), IOICORP (-16 sen to RM5.55), SIME (-14 sen to RM9.55), KLK (-12 sen to RM23.88) and RHBCAP (-8 sen to RM7.51). Market breadth was negative with 258 gainers as compared to 519 losers.
The KLCI eased moderately and closed at 1794.65 points, in line with the weaker performance of the Asian markets. Investors’ sentiment was dented by the fear of withdrawal of stimulus program by Federal Reserve as Federal Reserve’s minutes of meeting signalled the QE3 might be tapered in the coming months.
Date As of: 21 November 2013
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 40,000 26,864,000 43
Stock 3,402,704,780 4,315,993,803,156 108,591
Right 00 00 00
Warrant 17,594,250 741,742,750 783
Total 3,420,339,030 4,316,762,409,906 109,417
Thai stock index falls 28.95 points or 2.06% to close at 1,375.86 value Bt34,420 mln
As of 21 November 2013 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 2,645.15 5,563.37 -2,918.23
Proprietary 3,415.62 4,395.01 -979.39
Foreign 7,672.86 9,770.35 -2,097.50
Individual 20,686.42 14,691.30 5,995.12
Total Trading Value 34,420.03 M.Baht
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