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    ”Beware of Nikkei Average weighted average PBR, high PBR for IP asset valuation”

    26th February, 2021

    The Nikkei Average broke through 30,000 points on 15/2 and closed at 30,467 points on 16/2.  This level is equivalent to 1.32 times the weighted average PBR (price-to-book-value ratio), which is weighted by market capitalization of the Nikkei Average’s constituent stocks, and is the highest level since 2nd February, 2018.  At that time, the “Trump […]

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    Top 10 Traded US Stocks on POEMS in January 2021

    15th February, 2021

    At a glance: All three US major indices were volatile in January, closing slightly lower except for NASDAQ Composite. Electric-vehicle (EV) stocks remained traders’ top favourites due to their volatility and the industry’s promising future. Tech stocks likely to sustain their momentum as NASDAQ Composite has been outperforming the other two indices.   Here are […]

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    ”Estimating the upper limit of the current market range for the Nikkei Average”

    4th February, 2021

    As mentioned in the 25th January issue of this weekly report, “Is the official inauguration of the new president a turning point between ‘expectation’ and ‘reality’?”, it seems that the sentiment surrounding the stock market has changed from around the 20th of this month.  In fact, on 21/1, the US Dow Jones Industrial Average hit […]

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    ”Stock price highs since August 1990 and semiconductor market outlook”

    21st January, 2021

    The Nikkei Average rose to 28,979 points during trading hours on 14/1, the highest level since August, 1990.  August, 1990 was the time when, after the Iraqi forces invaded Kuwait, the UN Security Council adopted a resolution condemning the invasion and imposed economic sanctions on Iraq with a total embargo.  At that time, there were […]

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    Top 10 Traded US Stocks on POEMS in December 2020

    18th January, 2021

    At a glance: • All three US major indices continued their bull run, smashing all-time highs in late December’s Santa Claus rally. • Electric-vehicle (EV) stocks continued to top traders’ favourites due to their volatility and the industry’s promising future. • Vaccination has started in countries like the UK, US and Singapore, further bolstering sentiment. […]

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    ”Gazing at the “three shifts” relating to a weak dollar, commodities and emerging economies”

    31st December, 2020

    There are only a few days left in 2020 during which Covid-19 struck.  As of 25/12, the Nikkei Average’s low for this year was 16,358 points, set on 19/3, and its high was 26,905 points, set on 21/12.  The index fluctuated widely, at 5,273 points above and below the average of 21,631 points.  The price […]

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    ”Positioning of major SQ days, eyeing next year’s market”

    22nd December, 2020

    The “major SQ Day” (11/12), on which the SQ (Special Quotation) for the final settlement of stock index futures and options contracts overlaps, seems to be positioned as an important milestone pointing towards the upward movement of the Nikkei Average which had dipped to its low of 16,358 points on 19/3 this year.  First of […]

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    “On the Opposite Side of the Bad News for the Stock Market, Can SiC Drive the Market?”

    14th December, 2020

    Following the joint development between the U.S. pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer (PFE) and the German BioNTech, on 16/11, U.S. biotechnology Moderna (MRNA) demonstrated high efficacy in clinical trials involving the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. Reacting favourably to this, the Nikkei average also rose to exceed 26,000 points on 17/11. However, in addition to the accelerated […]

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    Top 10 Traded US Stocks on POEMS in November 2020

    14th December, 2020

    Takeaways: All three US major indices hit their all-time highs in late November, before taking a breather as markets consolidated. Electronic vehicle (EV) makers continued to dominate as investors bet on their future. Finally, some positive news on the vaccine front from Pfizer and Moderna, which announced better-than-expected drug efficacies.   Here are November’s top […]

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    “A Sharp Rise in the Nikkei Average and the Age of Level 3 Autonomous Driving”

    20th November, 2020

    The Nikkei average, which rose to the 24,300 point level on 6/11, exceeded the high price of 24,448 points in Oct 2018 at the beginning of the week on 9/11 to become a high price that was last seen in 1992, then rose even more at one go to the high price of 25,587 points […]

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    “The ‘Twisted Parliament’ in the U.S. Bringing About an Appreciation of the Yen Against the Dollar”

    12th November, 2020

    Although presently the results of the U.S. presidential and parliamentary elections which took place on 3/11 have not been confirmed, the global stock market saw an acceleration of risk-on movements at once under the prediction of a “twisted parliament”, where Biden is elected and there is a majority of the Senate from the Republican Party […]

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    Top 10 Traded US Stocks on POEMS in October 2020

    11th November, 2020

    At a glance: All three US major indices rebounded from their September sell-offs before closing lower towards end-October. Tech players continued to dominate trading in October. Tesla (TSLA.US) was still one of our clients’ top favourites. Amid daily resurgences of COVID-19 and US election vagaries, volatility has spilt into November.   Here are October’s top […]

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    Top 5 Hong Kong Stocks Traded on POEMS in October 2020

    11th November, 2020

    At a glance Tech companies are thriving during COVID-19, especially those in China New innovative businesses are forging ahead to exploit opportunities in online businesses Physical retail stores have stayed depressed while online shopping continues to surge   Here are October’s top 5 Hong Kong stocks on Phillip’s Online Electronic Mart System (POEMS), based on […]

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    ”Businesses That Are Currently Growing as Seen in TSE Mothers Stocks”

    29th October, 2020

    There is growing interest in the strong price movements in the TSE Mothers Index. Since September, the Democratic Party, which has pledged a large package comprising tax increases and fiscal spending in relation to the US presidential and parliamentary elections, has had a strong showing. As a result, we are seeing a shift in US […]

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    Top 5 Malaysia Stocks Traded on POEMS in September 2020

    20th October, 2020

    Here are September’s top 5 traded Malaysian stocks on Phillip’s Online Electronic Mart System (POEMS), based on gross market values traded. We hope the list will give you a view of one of Malaysia’s top-performing sectors – the glove sector – as we expect continued demand for rubber gloves as the pandemic rages on. From […]

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    Top 10 traded US stocks on POEMS in September 2020

    13th October, 2020

    Here’s September’s top 10 traded US stocks on Phillip’s Online Electronic Mart System (POEMS), based on gross market value traded. We hope the list will give you a macroeconomic view and insights into the liquidity and consumer trends that could affect these popularly traded stocks.   All three U.S. major indices – Dow Jones, S&P […]

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    ”The Three Arrows of Suganomics and Points of Interest for Week of 5/10”

    13th October, 2020

    The Suga administration has begun preparations to formulate additional economic measures by the end of the year, and there are widespread views that the dissolution of the House of Representatives and general elections will happen only after the beginning of the new year. According to the Tankan survey of the BOJ in September announced on […]

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    ”COVID-19 Exposing Differences Between the US and Japan?”

    28th September, 2020

    With the inauguration of the new Suga Cabinet, the path to be taken by the Japanese stock market for next year appears to be taking shape, albeit vaguely. Currently, in terms of the Nikkei Average, Japanese stocks have remained steady in the 23,000 points range, unaffected by the decline in the US stock market which […]

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    Top 10 traded US stocks on POEMS in August 2020

    18th September, 2020

    In this article, we will look at August’s Top 10 traded U.S. stocks on Phillip’s Online Electronic Mart System (POEMS), based on their gross market value traded. We hope this data will give you an overall macroeconomic view and provide insights on liquidity and consumer trend that affect these popular traded stocks. We saw three […]

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    Implications of Trading Company Stock Purchases by “the Wise Man of Omaha”

    14th September, 2020

    US investment firm Berkshire Hathaway, led by Warren Buffett, has been creating waves through its purchase of the five major general trading company stocks in Japan. Looking at the “Buffet Index” (Market capitalization of a country ÷ Nominal GDP of the country x 100), which originated from him, it is possible that US stocks are […]

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