ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
09 October 2015
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 51.47 points or 1.75% higher to 2998.5, taking the year-to-date performance to -10.90%.
The top active stocks today were DBS, which gained 1.55%, SingTel, which gained 2.12%, Noble, which gained 16.05%, Keppel Corp, which gained 3.91% and UOB, with a 1.84% advance.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 1.32%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index rose 0.93%.
The outperforming sectors today were represented by the FTSE ST Basic Materials Index, which rose 3.97%. The two biggest stocks of the Index - Midas Holdings and NSL – ended 5.00% higher and remained unchanged respectively.
The underperforming sector was the FTSE ST Health Care Index, which slipped 0.76%. Raffles Medical Group shares declined 1.33% and Tianjin Zhongxin Pharmaceutical Group Corporation rose 1.79%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
Sti Etf (+1.00%)
Dbxt Msci Thailand Trn Etf 10 (+3.34%)
Dbxt Ft China 25 Etf 10 (+2.56%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Ascendas Reit (+2.15%)
Capitamall Trust (+0.51%)
Capitacom Trust (-0.36%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW160201 (+8.20%)
KepCorp MBeCW160201 (+20.20%)
UOB MB eCW160111 (+18.02%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 2,998.5 +51.47 2,947.03 -14.78
Volume: 1,866.9M 1,377.7M
Value: $1,449.1M $1,229.6M
Gainers/Losers: 326/102 159/245
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
9 October 2015
The FBM KLCI index gained 14.34 points or 0.85% on Friday. The Finance Index increased 0.62% to 14500.61 points, the Properties Index up 0.89% to 1176.86 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.89% to 7462.98 points. The market traded within a range of 14.96 points between an intra-day high of 1717.48 and a low of 1702.52 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include KNM, SUMATEC, XOX, LUSTER, ARMADA, IFCAMSC, DAYA, SKPETRO, PERISAI and AIRASIA. Trading volume increased to 2462.44 mil shares worth RM2840.48 mil as compared to Thursday’s 2292.55 mil shares worth RM2667.23 mil.
Leading Movers were UMW (+27 sen to RM8.38), SKPETRO (+7 sen to RM2.20), AXIATA (+17 sen to RM6.38), IOICORP (+10 sen to RM4.44) and PETCHEM (+14 sen to RM6.54). Lagging Movers were GENM (-6 sen to RM4.42), TM (-6 sen to RM6.82), KLCC (-3 sen to RM7.02), MISC (-2 sen to RM8.83) and IHH (-1 sen to RM6.20). Market breadth was positive with 567 gainers as compared to 305 losers.
The KLCI extended its winning streak for the fourth day and settled above the psychological level of 1700 points at 1706.54 points following strengthening of ringgit and surge in oil price. The performance of our local bourse was lifted by buying interest in heavy weight counters such as Axiata, Tenaga and Sapura Kencana petroleum.
Date As of: 09 October 2015
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 25,300 15,268,700 36
Stock 9,419,880,610 8,061,807,682,148 313,875
Right 51,856,435 27,619,839,488 1,509
Warrant 4,023,700 76,058,300 649
Total 9,475,786,045 8,089,518,848,636 316,069
As of 1 October 2015 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 6,911.91 6,635.29 276.62
Proprietary 7,357.11 4,611.87 2,745.24
Foreign 10,445.47 9,121.20 1,324.27
Individual 29,777.12 34,123.25 -4,346.13
Total Trading Value 54,491.60 M.Baht
Vietnam index ends up 0.2 pct in robust trade
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index .VNI edged up 0.21 percent on Friday in robust trade, with gains in several big caps cushioning losses in most shares.
Top insurer BaoViet Holdings BVH.HM extended its gain to the second straight session, rising 4.63 percent to close at a 11-week high, while PetroVietnam Gas GAS.HM advanced 1.47 percent following oil price gains.
Nearly 163 million shares changed hand, well above the five-day average of 156.2 million.
The index, Southeast Asia's best performer this year, has risen 4.57 percent this week, bringing the accumulated gain so far in 2015 to nearly 8 percent.
Here is a snapshot of the VN Index .VNI at the close
VN Index 588.02
PREV. CLOSE 586.78
% CHANGE +0.21%
SE Asia Stocks -Rise in strong week after dovish Fed minutes
Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Friday, notching up strong gains on the week, as dovish minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's September meeting further pushed up expectations of a delay in rate lift-off by the Fed.
The Jakarta composite index .JKSE jumped 2.2 percent, taking its gain on the week to 9.1 percent, the biggest since April 2009. The overall stock market recorded net inflows through the week worth a combined 2.3 trillion rupiah ($171.51 million).
The rupiah IDR= jumped more than 4 percent to enjoy the best week in more than 14 years on capital inflows.
Singapore's key Straits Times Index .STI climbed 1.8 percent on the day and 7.4 percent on the week.
Shares of Noble Group Ltd NOBG.SI surged 16 percent, the best performer on the benchmark, as the Fed's comments boosted global commodities.
Key stock indexes in Malaysia .KLSE , Thailand .SETI , the Philippines .PSI and Vietnam .VNI all gained more than 4 percent on the week, reflecting rallying energy shares and the
U.S. interest rate outlook.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Prev Close Pct Move
Singapore 2998.50 2947.03 +1.75
Kuala Lumpur 1706.54 1692.20 +0.85
Bangkok 1411.33 1392.15 +1.38
Jakarta 4589.34 4491.43 +2.18
Manila 7138.91 7106.79 +0.45
Ho Chi Minh 588.02 586.78 +0.21