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.
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
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
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
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