ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
05 November 2015
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 16.83 points or 0.55% lower to 3023.65, taking the year-to-date performance to -10.15%.
The top active stocks today were DBS, which declined 2.02%, SingTel, which declined 1.25%, UOB, which gained 0.44%, CapitaLand, which declined 0.31% and Great Eastern, which closed unchanged.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined 0.30%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined 0.34%.
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Technology Index, which rose 0.96%. The two biggest stocks of the Index - Silverlake Axis and STATS ChipPAC – ended 2.14% higher and remained unchanged respectively.
The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Basic Materials Index, which slipped 2.69%. Midas Holdings shares declined 3.08% and NSL remained unchanged.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
Spdr Gold Shares (-0.60%)
Dbxt Msci China Trn Etf 10 (+0.15%)
Sti Etf (-0.33%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Ascendas Reit (-1.28%)
Capitamall Trust (-0.25%)
Capitacom Trust (-0.36%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW160404 (-15.39%)
UOB MB eCW160111 (+7.41%)
DBS MB eCW160201 (-16.52%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,023.65 -16.83 3,040.48 +40.92
Volume: 1,204.6M 1,831.1M
Value: $948.6M $1,031.9M
Gainers/Losers: 169/225 255/138
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
05 November 2015
The FBM KLCI index gained 2.92 points or 0.17% on Thursday. The Finance Index fell 0.05% to 14333.14 points, the Properties Index up 0.03% to 1212.53 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.36% to 7632.54 points. The market traded within a range of 17.08 points between an intra-day high of 1696.99 and a low of 1679.91 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include SANICHI, HWGB, RGB, TMS, CAP, APFT, PESONA, TENAGA, SUMATEC-WB and PUC. Trading volume decreased to 2183.65 mil shares worth RM2169.79 mil as compared to Wednesday’s 2671.24 mil shares worth RM2465.93 mil.
Leading Movers were TENAGA (+56 sen to RM13.20), MISC (+4 sen to RM9.13), MAYBANK (+3 sen to RM8.38), CIMB (+1 sen to RM4.71) and AMMB (+1 sen to RM4.79). Lagging Movers were SKPETRO (-7 sen to RM2.19), PPB (-38 sen to RM15.62), BAT (-120 sen to RM59.62), RHBCAP (-12 sen to RM6.16) and SIME (-8 sen to RM8.35). Market breadth was positive with 453 gainers as compared to 412 losers.
The KLCI extended its winning streak and inched up to 1688.54 points despite overnight losses in the US Market. Our benchmark index was lifted by buying interest in heavyweight counters such as Tenaga, MISC and Maybank.
Date As of: 05 November 2015
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 113,100 54,900,200 11
Stock 3,843,891,404 4,320,408,963,131 199,181
Right 27,576,866 27,672,566 06
Warrant 4,953,100 368,676,100 98
Total 3,876,534,470 4,320,860,211,997 199,296
As of 5 November 2015 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 3,770.07 4,135.10 -365.03
Proprietary 4,559.93 3,694.25 865.67
Foreign 9,116.78 8,456.41 660.37
Individual 26,593.95 27,754.96 -1,161.01
Total Trading Value 44,040.73 M.Baht
Vietnam index rises 0.7 pct, Vinamilk at record high
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index .VNI closed up 0.75 percent on Thursday, with gains in several big caps including Vinamilk VNM.HM offsetting losses in most blue chips in volatile trade.
The dairy products maker outperformed the market to climb 4.07 percent to an all-time high of 128,000 dong ($5.74) each.
VNM shares have jumped a combined 9.4 percent since Tuesday when local media reported drinks maker Fraser and Neave Ltd FRNM.SI planned a $4 billion deal to buy the 45 percent of state-owned stake in the firm, but F&N had later denied the move.
Top insurer BaoViet Holdings BVH.HM advanced 3.17 percent and PetroVietnam Gas GAS.HM rallied 1.05 percent.
As many as 99.75 million shares changed hand, below the five-day average of 108.8 million, Reuters data showed.
Here is a snapshot of the VN Index .VNI at the close
VN Index 615.18
PREV. CLOSE 610.6
% CHANGE +0.75%
SE Asia Stocks - Most fall after U.S. rate hike talk
Most Southeast Asian stock markets declined on Thursday, giving up recent gains as investors cut holdings after top U.S. Federal Reserve officials kept the door open to a December interest rate hike.
Singapore's key Straits Times Index .STI closed down 0.6 percent, ending two days of gains, while the Thai SET index .SETI shed 0.7 percent, reversing a more-than-one-week closing high hit on Wednesday.
Shares in Singapore's oil and gas firm Keppel Corp KPLM.SI eased 0.1 percent after a decline in crude oil prices triggered bouts of profit-taking, broker NRA Capital said in a report. O/R
Stocks in the Philippines .PSI extended losses for a second day to the lowest close since Oct. 22, with domestic investors selling shares.
Indonesia .JKSE eased 0.8 percent, snapping three days of gains after lacklustre third-quarter economic data. urn:newsml:reuters.com:
Bucking the trend, Malaysia .KLSE eked out gains for a third day while Vietnam .VNI closed at a more-than-three-month high, led by gains in Vinamilk VNM.HM .
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Prev Close Pct Move
Singapore 3023.65 3040.48 -0.55
Kuala Lumpur 1688.54 1685.62 +0.17
Bangkok 1413.16 1423.42 -0.72
Jakarta 4577.23 4612.56 -0.77
Manila 7122.45 7201.02 -1.09
Ho Chi Minh 615.18 610.60 +0.75