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  • Sep 22, 2014
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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: S&P 500 faces fresh falls

The reluctant rally of the S&P 500 Index might just be at an end - at least for now. Monthly volume is at one of the lowest points in 30 years, underlining the reticence of investors to buy big into the supposedly bullish story.

Wednesday, 6 August, 2014, 3:12am

Chart of the day: Yuan no longer one-way bet?

Investors worried about a hard landing for the mainland economy had their worst wobble in two years in the second quarter.

5 Aug 2014 - 8:55am 1 comment

Chart of the day: Thailand stocks lead retreat

A week is a long time in markets - and that is all the time it took for Thailand's benchmark stock index to sink back to July's starting point after it chalked up its year high at 1,550 points on the previous Friday.

4 Aug 2014 - 3:40am

Chart of the day: Are equities fit to burst?

2 Aug 2014 - 12:55am 1 comment

Chart of the day: Kospi climbing higher

1 Aug 2014 - 1:03am

Chart of the day: When property hits the fan

31 Jul 2014 - 1:19am

Chart of the day: Shanghai aluminium springs higher

30 Jul 2014 - 12:18am

Chart of the day: Mainland fund flows surge

29 Jul 2014 - 12:12am

Chart of the day: Shanghai index a shooting star

The Shanghai Composite’s 3.7 per cent rally in five days is impressive in its own right, but the key from a technical perspective is that Hong Kong’s Hang Seng and Taiwan’s Taiex are making, or hovering close to, new highs.

28 Jul 2014 - 4:27am

Chart of the day: Go with the flow

26 Jul 2014 - 1:24am