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: 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. 

Wednesday, 1 July, 2015, 8:56pm

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 nudg

26 Jun 2015 - 11:46pm

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

Chart of the day: China shows signs of property recovery

Chart of the day: China shows signs of property recovery

Rising property floor space sold in Chin

17 Jun 2015 - 9:32am

Chart of the day: Germany's Greek drama

Chart of the day: Germany's Greek drama

Last week, Germany's key Dax stock index

16 Jun 2015 - 9:42am

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