Exercise caution with Straits Times Index and Hang Seng Index which are both painting potential reversal chart patterns on weekly time frame.
Performance of 30 STI component stocks for April 2018. Straits Times Index was up 185.96 points or 5.42% over end of March. Out of 30 constituent stocks, 19 gained while 11 end in the red.
End of month and end of quarter performance by Straits Times Index and its 30 index constituent stocks. For the quarter, STI is up slightly but only 13 stocks posted gains while 17 losses. Gain leaders are Venture Corp and DBS, loss leaders are Starhub and Hutchison Port Holdings.
Straits Times Index was up 131.07 points or 3.85% over the previous month. Out of 30 constituent stocks, 23 gained, 5 lost and 2 closed unchanged. Venture Corp takes over GLP in a special change on the index. Venture is best performing index stock over 3 years.
End Q4 2017 (quarterly) and end of December (monthly) performance of Straits Times Index constituents. December performance of STI is a reaction to a 8-year boundary.