ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 25.57 points or 0.89% lower to 2859.12, taking the year-to-date performance to -15.04%.
The top active stocks today were OCBC Bank, which declined 0.46%, SingTel, which declined 0.26%, UOB, which declined 0.10%, DBS, which declined 0.36% and Global Logistic, with a 2.44% fall.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined 0.48%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index rose 0.03%.
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Health Care Index, which rose 0.53%. The two biggest stocks of the Index - Raffles Medical Group and Tianjin Zhongxin Pharmaceutical Group Corporation – ended 0.48% higher and 4.17% lower respectively.
The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Consumer Services Index, which slipped 1.70%. Jardine Cycle & Carriage shares declined 1.41% and Singapore Airlines declined 1.82%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
Ishares Usd Asia Bond Etf (-0.67%)
Spdr Gold Shares (-0.36%)
Sti Etf (-1.02%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Ascendas Reit (-0.42%)
Capitamall Trust (-1.32%)
Capitacom Trust (-0.38%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
UOB MB eCW160404 (-11.49%)
UOB MB eCW160201 (-5.11%)
DBS MB eCW160404 (-7.14%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 2,859.12 -25.57 2,884.69 -6.89
Volume: 1,046.3M 977M
Value: $1,034.4M $1,005.8M
Gainers/Losers 153/234 163/222
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
27 November 2015
The FBM KLCI index lost 0.50 points or 0.03% on Friday. The Finance Index fell 0.02% to 14134.62 points, the Properties Index dropped 0.09% to 1191.94 points and the Plantation Index rose 1.14% to 7599.69 points. The market traded within a range of 9.80 points between an intra-day high of 1684.63 and a low of 1674.83 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include XOX, CSL, INSTACO, WINTONI, CAP, INGENCO, DPS, INSTACO-WB, FOCUS and GENETEC. Trading volume increased to 2408.39 mil shares worth RM2061.85 mil as compared to Thursday’s 2332.20 mil shares worth RM1966.90 mil.
Leading Movers were IOICORP (+20 sen to RM4.36), PPB (+26 sen to RM15.88), GENM (+7 sen to RM4.38), YTL (+2 sen to RM1.56) and CIMB (+5 sen to RM4.55). Lagging Movers were UMW (-25 sen to RM8.03), IHH (-14 sen to RM6.42), PETCHEM (-12 sen to RM6.72), ASTRO (-5 sen to RM2.87) and WPRTS (-7 sen to RM4.20). Market breadth was negative with 292 gainers as compared to 635 losers.
The KLCI closed a little changed lower at 1682.59 points. Concurrently, market breadth was negative as investors were cautious on absence of fresh positive leads.
Date As of: 27 November 2015
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 16,300 8,641,600 13
Stock 5,979,503,977 4,680,677,502,713 172,275
Warrant 2,422,300 108,859,100 140
Total 5,981,942,577 4,680,795,003,413 172,428
As of 27 Nov 2015 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
nstitution 1,932.67 2,273.59 -340.92
Proprietary 2,437.35 3,070.51 -633.15
Foreign 5,810.61 6,229.09 -418.48
Individual 14,524.88 13,132.33 1,392.56
Total Trading Value 24,705.52 M.Baht
Vietnam shares at over 7-week low on broad selling
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index .VNI closed at its lowest level in more than seven weeks on Friday, in line with losses in Asia, while a rally in top listed firm Vinamilk VNM.HM failed to halt the market's slide caused by a broad sell-off.
The dairy products maker Vinamilk, the country's largest company by market value, ended up 0.81 percent while banks, energy and property stocks led the 159 losing stocks, more than double the 70 shares that gained.
Foreign investors extended their net selling position so far this month after being net buyers in October, having net sold 52.5 billion dong ($2.3 million) worth of stocks on Friday.
The index, Southeast Asia's best performer this year, ended down 1.28 percent at 582.86, the lowest since Oct. 7, bringing the weekly loss to 3.6 percent.
Here is a snapshot of the VN Index .VNI at the close
VN Index 582.86
PREV. CLOSE 590.40
% CHANGE -1.28%
SE Asia Stocks-Fall with Asia; Philippine posts biggest drop in 3 months
Southeast Asian stock markets fell in line with Asia on Friday, with shares in the Philippines posting their biggest single-day drop in more than three months head of a three-day weekend while the Thai key stock index hit a near two-month low due to extensive outflows.
Chinese shares slumped on Friday, weighing on other Asian stock markets, as a fresh regulatory crackdown and falling industrial profits weighed on market sentiment.
The Philippine composite index .PSI finished down 1.9 percent, the biggest single-day drop since Aug. 24 and ending
the week nearly flat. Foreign investors offloaded shares worth a net 1.44 billion peso ($30.55 million).
The Philippine stock market will be closed on Monday for a public holiday.
The Thai SET index .SETI was down 0.2 percent on the day, sliding 2.2 percent on the week. The Thai bourse said foreign
investors sold shares for a fourth successive session, worth a net 419 million baht ($11.69 million). TH/TRADING02
The region ended the week mixed. Singapore .STI and Vietnam .VNI extended losses for a third straight week, down 2
percent and 3.6 percent, respectively. Indonesia .JKSE ended the week nearly flat, while Malaysia .KLSE rose 1.3 percent.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Prev Close Pct Move
Singapore 2859.12 2884.69 -0.89
Kuala Lumpur 1682.59 1683.09 -0.03
Bangkok 1363.13 1365.81 -0.20
Jakarta 4560.56 4597.06 -0.79
Manila 6927.27 7063.25 -1.93
Ho Chi Minh 582.86 590.40 -1.28