ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS
15 September 2017
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 11.39 points or 0.35% lower to 3209.56, taking the year-to-date performance to +11.41%. For longer term observations please go to sgx.com/research.
The top active stocks today were DBS, which declined 1.43%, DairyFarm USD, which declined 2.72%, Singtel, which closed unchanged, YZJ Shipbldg SGD, which declined 1.73% and OCBC Bank, with a 0.46% fall.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 0.02%, while the FTSE ST Small Cap Index declined 0.11%.
The three most active Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) by value today were:
Ishares Usd Asia Bond ETF (+0.19%)
STI ETF (unchanged)
IS MSCI India (+0.69%)
The three most active Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by value were:
Mapletree Com Tr (unchanged)
CapitaLand Commercial Trust (-0.29%)
CapitaLand Mall Trust (+0.49%)
The most active index warrants by value today were:
The most active stock warrants by value today were:
DBS MB eCW180226 (-5.10%)
UOB MB eCW180115 (-4.62%)
DBS MB ePW180115 (-0.94%)
Singapore Stock Market
*ST Index 3,209.56 -11.39 3,220.95 -9.41
Volume: 2,041.1M 2,141.8M
Value: $1,692.3M $1,157.1M
Gainers/Losers: 174/212 148/250
Daily Market Commentary (Securities)
15 September 2017
The FBM KLCI index gained 4.96 points or 0.28% on Friday. The Finance Index increased 0.02% to 16828.98 points, the Properties Index dropped 0.44% to 1260.75 points and the Plantation Index rose 0.60% to 7970.66 points. The market traded within a range of 7.69 points between an intra-day high of 1784.56 and a low of 1776.87 during the session.
Actively traded stocks include HUAAN, TRIVE-WB, MLAB-WB, TRIVE, VS-WA, MLAB, BORNOIL, REACH-WA, AT and HIBISCS. Trading volume increased to 2145.92 mil shares worth RM2692.85 mil as compared to Thursday’s 1890.74 mil shares worth RM1808.72 mil.
Leading Movers were ASTRO (+8 sen to RM2.71), WPRTS (+10 sen to RM3.88), IOICORP (+12 sen to RM4.66), GENM (+14 sen to RM5.82) and IJM (+8 sen to RM3.42). Lagging Movers were YTL (-2 sen to RM1.39), PETCHEM (-7 sen to RM7.33), MAXIS (-3 sen to RM5.76), MISC (-3 sen to RM7.36) and KLK (-10 sen to RM24.60). Market breadth was negative with 369 gainers as compared to 509 losers.
The KLCI ended the week with a positive note, closing at 1786.33 points despite overnight mixed performance in US market. The performance of our local bourse was lifted by buying interest in heavy weight counters.
Date As of: 15 September 2017
Description Volume Value Frequency
ETF 259,800 29,989,000 18
Stock 8,276,960,328 8,116,620,880,171 282,991
Warrant 27,171,733 1,540,058,830 1,297
Total 8,304,391,861 8,118,190,928,001 284,306
As of 15 September 2017 Unit: M.Baht
Type Buy Sell Net
Institution 5,662.73 8,405.07 -2,742.34
Proprietary 6,660.62 5,901.35 759.27
Foreign 29,839.22 25,615.98 4,223.24
Individual 27,976.63 30,216.79 -2,240.16
Total Trading Value 70,139.20 M.Baht
SE Asia Stocks-Philippine shares end at fresh high; most others up
Philippine shares closed at a record high on Friday in their fourth straight session of gains, while most other Southeast Asian stock markets edged up, recovering from early losses, as investors looked past North Korea's latest
Philippine stocks .PSI climbed 0.4 percent in the session and closed at an all-time high of 8,180.85, bringing weekly
gains to 2 percent.
"Market sentiment continues to be positive, buoyed by the favourable outlook of analysts on the overall market. This
optimism was again validated with the market closing today at yet another record high and with trading value exceeding 11 billion pesos ($214.5 million)," Philippine Stock Exchange CEO Ramon S Monzon said in a statement.
Foreign investors were net buyers in the session to the tune of 473.7 million pesos ($9.2 million).
Property developer Ayala Land ALI.PS and SM Investment SM.PS were among the top gainers, climbing 1.9 percent and 1.2 percent, respectively.
North Korea's latest missile launch had little impact on the market, said Raul Ruiz, head of research at RCBC Securities.
North Korea fired a missile on Friday that flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido far out into the Pacific Ocean, weighing on Asian equities early in the session.
Indonesian shares .JKSE finished 0.4 percent higher, adding 0.3 percent on the week.
Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk BDMN.JK gained as much as 3.8 percent while paper products maker Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper Tbk PT INKP.JK closed up 12.1 percent.
Singapore shares .STI ended down 0.4 percent, weighed down by financials. Top lender DBS Group DBSM.SI slipped 1 percent, and closed at its lowest since May 2. The index ended the week 0.4 percent lower.
Malaysian shares ended up 0.3 percent, while Thai shares .SETI eked out a small gain.
SOUTHEAST ASIAN STOCK MARKETS
Market Current Previous Pct Move
Singapore 3209.56 3220.95 -0.35
Bangkok 1660.53 1659.1 0.09
Manila 8180.85 8144.91 0.44
Jakarta 5872.392 5852.002 0.35
Kuala Lumpur 1786.33 1781.37 0.28
Ho Chi Minh 805.82 806.32 -0.06