, down for six consecutive trading days. The transaction volume of the two markets was less than trillion yuan, which had exceeded trillion yuan for 11 consecutive trading days. The net outflow of funds to the North was 2.082 billion yuan, which lasted for two consecutive days. In terms of plate, pharmaceutical stocks fell by more than 1%, agriculture, steel, coal and other basic industries ranked first, while coal rose by more than 1%.
the Hang Seng Index rose 0.97% and then went down unilaterally, then remained low, closing at 25224.93, down 0.08%.
as of 16:45 Beijing time, the decline of ETF in the US stock market narrowed before trading on Thursday, with the S & P 500 ETF (spy) down 0.22%, the Dow ETF (DIA) down 0.09%, and the Nasdaq 100 ETF (qqq) down 0.33%. Click here to view the market before the plate.
the Dow Jones index. DJI was up 1.1% at 27976.84 on Wednesday. The S & P 500 index rose 1.4% to 3380.35, its biggest one-day gain since July 6, and is just over 10 points short of its all-time high set in February. The rise in technology stocks such as apple, Microsoft and Tesla led the NASDAQ to outperform. The NASDAQ index closed at 11012.24, up 2.1%, ending a three-day decline. Facebook, Amazon and Netflix all rose more than 1.5%, while Google’s parent company alphabet rose 1.8%, while Microsoft and apple rose 2.8% respectively.
the spot exchange rate of onshore RMB (USD / CNY) against USD closed at 6.9445, up 13 points (PIPS) from the closing price (6.9458) of the previous trading day. On Thursday, the Yuan’s central rate rose 168 points to 6.9429.
during the Asia Pacific trading session, as of 16:05, the dollar index (DXY) was at 93.21. The dollar closed at 93.44, down 0.22%, based on 17:55 EST on Wednesday, ending three consecutive days of gains.
London gold (XAU) was at $1930.98/oz. The main contract of Comex Futures (GC) closed at $1949 an ounce on Wednesday, up 0.1% and fell to $1874.20 an ounce.
the main contract of WTI crude oil futures (CL) closed at US $42.67/barrel on Wednesday, up 2.6%, the highest closing base for recent months since March 5. The main contract of international benchmark icebrent crude oil futures (oil) closed at US $45.32/barrel, up 1.84%.
● Bridgewater, the world’s No.1 hedge fund with a management scale of about US $140 billion, significantly increased its position in China in the second quarter. According to the position report submitted by Bridgewater fund to the US Securities and Futures Commission (SEC) on August 13, Alibaba was ranked as the sixth largest position in US stocks of bridge water fund in the second quarter. For a long time, the top ten heavy positions of bridge water fund are occupied by ETF. This time, it is rare to adjust individual stocks to the top ten heavy positions. Click here to see the specific position.
● according to industry insiders, the first batch of scientific and technological innovation board 50etfs will be launched soon. In addition to the establishment of the first batch of science and technology innovation board funds, the science and technology innovation board is about to receive tens of billion additional funds. Kechuang 50 index is also optimistic by institutions.
the Asia Pacific stock market (IPAC) was mixed. The Nikkei 225 index (513000) rose 1.95%. Click here to see the Asian stock market.
on Wednesday, global index giant Mingsheng company (MSci) released quarterly index adjustment results. According to market value, the top three companies included in MSCI Emerging market index were postal savings bank (601658), Beijing Shanghai high speed railway (601816) and Russian network service company yandex.
among the relevant indexes of China’s stock market, MSCI China all shares indexes will add 9 stocks and eliminate 1 stock. MSCI China A-share onshore index will add 7 stocks, excluding 2. All adjustments will be implemented after the closing on August 31 and will take effect on September 1.
us July CPI data released on Wednesday outperformed expectations. In July, the annual rate of CPI was actually 1.0%, expected to be 0.7%, and the previous value was 0.6%; in July, the annual rate of core CPI actually announced 1.60%, and recorded the largest increase in 29.5 years, with an expected 1.1% and the previous value of 1.2%. Some analysts believe that this implies that there are signs of a rebound in US inflation, and the US Federal Reserve will become more cautious in formulating policies in the future.
three federal reserve policy makers said on Wednesday that the US economic slowdown is likely to continue as more restrictive measures are introduced to control the new epidemic, and Americans will have to learn to “live with the virus” for the rest of the year.
, Soros, George Soros, said in an interview on Wednesday that we are falling into the Fed’s liquidity fuelled bubble and will no longer participate in the market bubble. He believes that the current market is more sustained by expectations of fiscal stimulus and vaccines.
Byron Wien, deputy director of Blackstone Advisory partners, said on the 12th that the bear market and recession are over and that although the market may climb a little before the end of the year, it will not “make significant progress from now on”. Wien also said the S & P 500 will be slightly higher by the end of the year than it is today, but it is basically fully priced.
US President Donald Trump announced an agreement with Moderna to purchase 100 million doses of vaccine. The U.S. government will purchase 100 million doses of Moderna experimental new coronavirus vaccine, which is currently in late human trials.
on the 13th, Cisco (CSCO) released the fourth quarter and full year financial report of fiscal year 2020 after hours. According to the report, Cisco’s fourth quarter revenue per share was $0.8, expected to be $0.74; net revenue was $12.15 billion, expected to be $12.09 billion. However, the performance guidance is not as expected. It is expected that earnings per share after adjustment in the first fiscal quarter will be 0.69-0.71, with an expected value of $0.76; the revenue is expected to decline by 9% – 11% and 7.15% respectively. Cisco shares were straight% after hours.
European stock markets: on Wednesday, European stock markets were all% across the board. Click here to check the real-time market of British stocks.
during the Asia Pacific trading session, as of 16:05, the dollar index (DXY) was at 93.21. The dollar closed at 93.44, down 0.22%, based on 17:55 EST on Wednesday, ending three consecutive days of gains. Mr. Yamamoto, chief foreign exchange strategist at Mizuho Securities, said the dollar needed positive news about the stimulus package to move higher, but believed the stimulus plan could be achieved.
as of 14:20, the Australian dollar was up 0.17% against the US dollar and 0.24% on Wednesday. Australia’s employment data, released earlier, was better than expected, easing concerns about the continuing outbreak in the country’s second largest city. Australia’s unemployment rate in July was 7.5%, better than the expected 7.8%, with the previous value of 7.4%; the number of employees in July increased by 114700, which was much better than the market expectation of 40000, with the former value of 210800.
editor’s note: the “closing price” of foreign exchange currency pair in clue clue clue is calculated based on the bid of 17:55 est.
as of 13:45, the transaction rate of 7-day pledge style repo (dr007) of deposit institutions in the inter-bank market was 2.23%, according to the data of China money network. Click here to learn about the repo rate.
Shibor). Investors can carry out short-term cash management through reverse repo in Shanghai and Shenzhen exchanges, such as gc001 (204001), r-001 (131810), and carry out floor trading through trading money market funds (511990) (511880).
the yield of 10-year US Treasury bonds closed at 0.69% on Wednesday, up 5bp (0.05 percentage point) from the previous trading day; the yield of two-year US Treasury bonds, which implied the market’s expectation of short-term interest rates, closed at 0.16%.
the main contract of Comex Futures (GC) closed at US $1949 / oz, up 0.1% on Wednesday, with the lowest intraday drop to US $1874.20.
Craig erlam, senior market analyst at OANDA, said in a report that as real interest rates in the United States turned negative and continued to fall, gold futures prices this summer hit record highs, so the sudden surge in US bond yields in the past few days “has stimulated funds to flee the precious metal market, and the market exports have become extremely crowded.
the main contract of us NYMEX WTI crude oil futures (CL) closed at US $42.67/barrel on Wednesday, up 2.6%, the highest closing base of recent month contracts since March 5. The main contract of international benchmark icebrent crude oil futures (oil) closed at US $45.32/barrel, up 1.84%. Click here to view the energy crude oil ETF.
OPEC released its high-profile monthly oil report for July on Wednesday, August 12, admitting that global crude oil demand this year is worse than previously expected. OPEC predicts that the impact of health events on the global economy will reduce global oil demand by 9.1 million barrels / day in 2020, to 90.6 million barrels / day. This is 100000 B / D less than expected in the monthly report released last month, mainly due to lower levels of economic activity in developing economies.
as of 15:00, the main contract of China crude oil futures (sc0) of ine closed at 282.7 yuan / barrel, down 0.35%. Shanghai Bank, Shanghai Gold limit. In the Shanghai and Shenzhen markets, investors can invest in some commodity futures through exchange traded products.
editor’s note: 1) the “closing price” of NYMEX WTI crude oil futures and Comex gold futures contracts in the market data of “clue clue clue” is based on the last transaction price before 17:00 EST on the trading day; the “closing price” of international benchmark ice Brent crude oil futures is based on the last transaction price before 18:00 EST on the trading day. 2) According to the rules of the exchange, the settlement prices of Comex gold futures and NYMEX WTI crude oil futures contracts were generated at 13:30 and 14:30 respectively on the trading day; the settlement prices of international benchmark ice Brent crude oil futures contracts were generated at 15:30 EST on the trading day.