Monday, June 17, 2019

Market Outlook Mid June 2019 (Prepared for ZaoBao)

Mid to long term, market remain bullish. Trade war with mexico is over before it actually start, they reach a temporary truce as both US and Mexico agree to do more to stop the migrants, the optimism of the global Trade war having a solution is one of the reason why we see the US stock market move higher over the past 2 weeks. Another reason is the Fed start to worried about the trade war affecting the economy so Fed are looking to cut interest rate, if Fed decide to cut interest rate we might see the market continue it's bull run. 

STI up for 4 out of 5 trading days last week, this show that Singapore investor is coming back into the market. Since the fall in May, STI shed near 300 points from 3411 to 3104 and we are on a recovery with STI gain close to 120 points over the past 2 weeks. We see that the Properties, Electronic, Telco(Singtel) and Bank's sector are leading the market higher

In coming week(17-21 June), Market may go sideway or might have a slight pull back to see what is the outcome of the Fed meeting held on 18-19 June. Electronic stock might get some sell down or profit taking with US giant chip maker Broadcom fell sharply last friday after announcing lower revenue than market estimated