09 July 2014 at 10:01 GMT
By Peter Garnry
It's been a bad week for financials globally and this spilled over to our top equity picks in Asia Pacific. The portfolio was down 2.2% the past week driven by losses at Dai-ichi Life Insurance (-6.2%), Nomura (-4.5%) and Mitsubishi UFJ (-2.9%).
There have been no major changes to our top equity picks list in Asia Pacific. The list is still dominated by financials (see table). The top picks' average 12-month P/E ratio is 10.2x and yielding a 12-month forward dividend yield of 3.2%.
Read the full publication on Asia Pacific equities in the attached PDF.
— Edited by Clare MacCarthy