Chart Book

Chart Book is featured daily column at SCMP.com and in print in the South China Morning Post. It brings readers a combination of exclusive sentiment barometers on equity markets, practical technical analysis flagging likely moves across a range of asset classes, and smart graphics that offer insight into evolving market trends.

Chart of the day: European outlook brightens

Chart of the day: European outlook brightens

Friday, 3 July, 2015, 8:09pm

Chart of the day: Chocolate cravings

Chart of the day: Chocolate cravings

3 Jul 2015 - 9:36am

Chart of the day: China shares may still have a long way to fall

Chart of the day: China shares may still have a long way to fall

The best guide to mainland share performance over the past decade has been Beijing's monetary policy settings. Tight policy caps upside, while loose policy lifts prices. 

2 Jul 2015 - 9:31am 1 comment

Chart of the day: Australian shares slip

Chart of the day: Australian shares slip

Australia's All Ordinaries Index, like the

1 Jul 2015 - 9:17am

Chart of the day: Beijing sees diminishing policy returns on A shares

Chart of the day: Beijing sees diminishing policy returns on A shares

Investors pondering why Beijing's weekend interest rate cuts did not trigger a sustained rally for mainland shares yesterday can of course point to the rise in risk aversion sparked by the deepening Greek crisis. 

30 Jun 2015 - 9:48am

Chart of the day: Wheat on bull run

Chart of the day: Wheat on bull run

We are beginning to feel the effects of a

29 Jun 2015 - 10:05am 1 comment

Chart of the day: Food for thought

Chart of the day: Food for thought

Despite various headlines about food prices nudging up in recent months, a global food pri

3 Jul 2015 - 6:38pm

Chart of the day: Australian debt volatile

Chart of the day: Australian debt volatile

26 Jun 2015 - 11:17am

Chart of the day: Easier money in China, but not easy enough

Chart of the day: Easier money in China, but not easy enough

The clamour for monetary easing on the mai

25 Jun 2015 - 9:19am

Chart of the day: Nervous Nikkei

Chart of the day: Nervous Nikkei

Japan's Nikkei-225 Index stalled this mont

24 Jun 2015 - 9:43am

Chart of the day: Asia's best stocks still look bearish

Chart of the day: Asia's best stocks still look bearish

23 Jun 2015 - 10:40am

Chart of the day: Shanghai set for rebound

Chart of the day: Shanghai set for rebound

What a tumultuous month for the Shanghai C

22 Jun 2015 - 9:32am

Chart of the day: A-share earnings growth evaporates

Chart of the day: A-share earnings growth evaporates

Falling earnings expectations at Chinese firms h

19 Jun 2015 - 6:59pm

Chart of the day: Platinum plays

Chart of the day: Platinum plays

19 Jun 2015 - 10:30am

Chart of the day: Container shipping signals sluggish trade ahead

Chart of the day: Container shipping signals sluggish trade ahead

Trade is what makes the world economy go around

18 Jun 2015 - 11:31am

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