APAC Markets: First Trends for 2018

APAC Market Performance Jan 2018_40The stock market performance in the first month of a year is supposed to have some predictive effect for the rest of the year. This is at least statistically proven for the US market. But we see also some evidence for other markets and want to start our regular stock market performance ranking by showing some first trends for the Asia-Pacific markets in January. Continue reading “APAC Markets: First Trends for 2018”

What a 100K Investment in Asia Pacific Returned in H1 2017

Investment Asia Pacific H1 2017What would have a 100K USD, EUR or local currency investment returned to an investor in the first six months of 2017 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 markets on a USD, EUR, and local currency basis. Continue reading “What a 100K Investment in Asia Pacific Returned in H1 2017”

First Quarter Performance of APAC Markets – India, Singapore and Hong Kong Ahead

Performance APAC Jan-Mar 2017_40The visualization and ranking of index performances with bar charts gives a quick comparative view on recent markets trends and an outlook for the rest of the year. We observed that many trends develop in January (see also: APAC Markets – First Trends for 2017) and last until the end of the year, provided that no significant incidences and turbulences will occur. Continue reading “First Quarter Performance of APAC Markets – India, Singapore and Hong Kong Ahead”