Top Ten Smart Money Moves – October 18, 2017
Top Ten Smart Money Moves, starting January 2015, is the official trading newsletter of The Responsible Trader to promote his advocacy, Responsible Trading. This newsletter contains the previous day’s data from PSE, the Top Ten Foreign Buying and Selling, Top Ten in Total Traded Value, including Trading Notes based on the data of the previous day. This newsletter is given free to all the friends of The Responsible Trader and to members of the Facebook group and the other organizations where he is a member. For the previous issue where complete details about the newsletter was fully discussed, please refer to: Daily Top Tens October 17, 2014.
Trading Notes for Today – (Based on October 18, 2017 Data)
Total Traded Value – PhP 9.262 Billion – Medium
Advances Declines – (Ideal is 2:1) 138 Declines vs. 72 Advances = 1.92:1 Neutral with Bearish Bias
Total Foreign Buying – PhP 4.772 Billion
Total Foreign Selling – (PhP 5.423) Billion
Net Foreign Buying (Selling) – (PhP 0.651) Billion –first day of Net Foreign Selling after 3 days of Net Foreign Buying
Data from the Philippine Stock Exchange
Screenshot courtesy of: www.pse.com.ph
PSE HEAT MAP
Screenshot courtesy of PSEGET
Top Ten Foreign Buying and Selling
Top Ten in Total Traded Value
Top Ten Gainers and Losers
From now on, I will just quote the related article from Business World so that we will have everything in one piece:
PSEi pierces 8,500 anew but pulls back from peak
October 19, 2017
THE BOURSE and all sectoral indices pulled back across-the -board yesterday as investors cashed in on recent record highs.
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) slid 66.01 points or 0.77% to close 8,431.73, while the broader all-shares index declined by 34.07 points or 0.68% to finish 4,924.46.
All six sectoral indices ended the day in red and foreign investors turned net sellers.
But the PSEi showed that impetus remained, again breaking through the 8,500 mark amid trading for the second straight day, opening 8,537.66, peaking at 8,548.58 and hitting a low of 8,332.30. Tuesday, which had seen 2017’s 10th record high of a 8,497.74 finish, had seen PSEi peak at 8,586.73 in the middle of trading.
The PSEi yesterday was also still 23.26% up year to date.
“A long-overdue correction finally came, just right after the PSEi closed in an unprecedented all-time high,” Regina Capital Development Corp. Managing Director Luis A. Limlingan said.
Summit Securities, Inc. President Harry G. Liu in a telephone interview attributed yesterday’s fall to “just purely technical… behavior,” adding that there was “[n]o[thing] negative that will make the market go down.”
“All fundamentals are still in place.”
Peaks since September had been attributed to optimism over looming enactment of the first of up to five tax reform packages designed to help finance an ambitious P8.44-trillion public infrastructure development program, as well as record highs in other Asian bourses and on Wall Street.
Locally, mining and oil plunged by 430.06 points or 3.17% to close at 13,117.66, holding firms slumped by 111.03 points or 1.26% to 8,666.37, financials fell by 13.58 points or 0.65% to 2,057.78, property gave up 23.02 points or 0.58% to 3,931.31, services dropped 7.01 points or 0.41% to 1,700.37, while the industrial index slipped by 17.59 points or 0.16% to 10,959.78.
Stocks that declined outnumbered those that gained 138 to 72 while 35 issues were unchanged.
Trading volume thinned to 1.36 billion stocks worth P9.26 billion from Tuesday’s 1.80 billion shares worth P11.76 billion.
Wednesday ended three straight trading days of net foreign buying, finishing with P650.97 million in net sales.
The list of Wednesday’s 20 most actively traded stocks showed only three that gained: PLDT, Inc.; BDO Unibank, Inc. and Jollibee Foods Corp. that increased by 2.04% to P1,700 apiece, 0.91% to P144.80 and 0.41% to P246, respectively.
Those that lost were led by Semirara Mining and Power Corp.; Bloomberry Resorts Corp.; Alliance Global Group, Inc.; Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. and Robinsons Retail Holdings, Inc. that gave up 4.02% to P41.75 each, 3.81% to P10.10, 3.06% to P15.86, 2.5% to P89.70 and 2.16% to P95.30, respectively. — Janina C. Lim
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NOTES: Please take note of the following changes. Effective August 6, 2015: 1. Caption Market Breadth has been changed to Total Traded Value to simplify the presentation. 2. Market Breadth is expressed in terms of Number of Advances and Declines. Expressing this as a Ratio by using the larger number as Numerator we derive the Market Sentiment whether Bullish or Bearish. 3. Based on Past three-year data of Average Total Traded Values, following classifications will be used to make the presentation more relevant to present times. a. Low – Total Traded Value less than PhP 8 Billion b. Medium – Total Traded Value Php 8 Billion but not more than P15 Billion c. High – Total Traded Value more than Php 15 Billion.
Starting with August 11, 2017 data we are including the Top Ten Gainers and Losers for a more comprehensive coverage of significant stock movements during the day.