ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
28 October 2013
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 2.61 points higher or +0.08% to 3,207.85, taking the year-to-date performance to +1.29%.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index declined -0.27% while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined -0.86%. The top active stocks were SingTel (+0.27%), Golden Agri-Resources (+1.80%), OCBC Bk (unchanged), UOB (-0.19%) and Sky One (-80.43%).
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Telecommunications Index (+0.27%). The two biggest stocks of the FTSE ST Telecommunications Index are SingTel (+0.27%) and Starhub (+0.22%). The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Technology Index, which declined -3.28% with LionGold’s share price declining -16.00% and STATS ChipPAC’s share price declining -2.90%. The FTSE ST Consumer Goods Index gained +0.11%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were the SPDR Gold Shares (+0.33%), iShares MSCI India (+0.17%) and db x-Trackers CSI 300 (-0.14%).
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were CapitaMall Trust (unchanged), Suntec REIT (+0.58%) and Ascendas REIT (-0.43%).
The most active index warrants by value today were HSI23200MBeCW131128 (+6.67%), HSI22800MBePW131128 (-10.00%) and HSI22400MBeCW131128 (+6.06%).
The most active stock warrants by value today were DBS MB eCW140102 (+1.99%), DBS MB eCW140204 (-2.04%) and SGX MB eCW140402 (unchanged).
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,207.85 +2.61 3,205.24 -12.71
Volume: 3,051M 2,102.8M
Value: $891.6M $950.1M
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
28 Oct 2013
The FBM KLCI index gained 0.82 points or 0.05% on Monday. The Finance Index fell 0.07% to 16843.12 points, the Properties Index dropped 1.49% to 1334.96 points and the Plantation Index down 0.48% to 8501.11 points. The market traded within a range of 6.28 points between an intra-day high of 1821.14 and a low of 1814.86 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include HUBLINE, KBUNAI-WC, INSTACO-WB, MAS, TMS, SUMATEC-OR, INSTACO, KBUNAI, AT and XDL. Trading volume decreased to 1757.44 mil shares worth RM1363.08 mil as compared to Friday’s 1759.00 mil shares worth RM1418.12 mil.
Leading Movers were BAT (+74 sen to RM63.74), PETGAS (+50 sen to RM24.30), UMW (+12 sen to RM12.80), TENAGA (+11 sen to RM9.48) and HLFG (+10 sen to RM15.46). Lagging Movers were UEMS (-10 sen to RM2.50), FGV (-10 sen to RM4.40), RHBCAP (-8 sen to RM7.90), PPB (-6 sen to RM14.62) and MISC (-5 sen to RM5.14). Market breadth was negative with 320 gainers as compared to 449 losers.
The KLCI ended marginally higher at 1818.39 points amid broadly higher Asian markets. The Budget 2014 unveiled on last Friday took the limelight and gave trading cues to the investors. The absence of sin tax in Budget 2014 had positively surprised the investors and lifted sin and gaming stocks. On the flip side, a slew of property cooling measures had dented investors’ interest in property counters and resulted in sold down in most property stocks.
Date As of: 28 October 2013
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 29,500 18,334,000 08
Stock 4,115,815,494 4,774,418,750,910 122,611
Warrant 62,154,000 4,484,029,000 1,186
Total 4,177,998,994 4,778,921,113,910 123,805
As of 28 October 2013 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 1,979.87 1,477.18 502.69
Proprietary 3,191.06 4,485.30 -1,294.23
Foreign 5,537.31 4,992.77 544.54
Individual 11,441.56 11,194.56 247.00
Total Trading Value 22,149.81 M.Baht
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