Pessimists are seeing the downturn as a major disaster, optimists as a great buying opportunity. Who is going to be right? We can only tell in a few months. It is currently hard to predict if we have already seen a bottom or if stock prices will take another dive in the next weeks or months. Continue reading “APAC Markets: First Quarter Performances”
Gong Xi Fa Cai! Kung Hei Fat Choy! Good Health! The start of this Chinese new year has been somehow bleakly and is overshadowed by the pandemic caused by the coronavirus. Welcome to the year of the rat, or more precisely, the year of the metal rat. Continue reading “Year of the Rat: Stay Healthy!”
HOYA Corporation (7741.T) is a global MedTech company and a leading supplier of innovative high-tech and medical products. In many fields, HOYA is today the No.1 in the world. This includes optical lenses, glass disk for HDDs, photomasks for LCD panels, and mask blanks for semiconductors. Continue reading “HOYA – A Chart That Speaks For Itself”
GDS Holdings Ltd (GDS) is a leading developer and operator of high-performance data centers in China. The company runs data centers in China’s economic hubs such as Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chengdu, and Hong Kong. Continue reading “GDS Holdings – Riding the Cloud Computing Wave”
What would have a 100K USD, EUR, or local currency investment returned to an investor in 2019 if he or she would have invested in one of the Asia-Pacific equity markets? In our regular snapshot, we rank the performance of Asia-Pacific’s stock market indices on a USD, EUR, and local currency basis.
The highest returns with 34 percent would have made a EUR based investor with New Zealand stocks in 2019. Continue reading “What a 100K Investment in Asia-Pacific Returned in 2019”
Xingfa Aluminium Holdings Limited (0098.HK) is a leading aluminum profiles manufacturer in China. The company produces aluminum profiles for architectural construction and industrial materials. Construction aluminum profiles are used for doors and windows, curtain walls, ceilings and blinds, and other decorative products. Continue reading “Xingfa Aluminium – An Overlooked Outperformer”