A Market Snapshot
The market focus provides a market snapshot which shows you the long term trend and a more current status of numerous financial markets. For instance if the market is bull or bear market. The financial markets that we provide details for are the U.S. Equity market, international equity market, commodities, bonds and real estate.
Asset Class Rankings
The Relative Strength ranking will show you which asset classes and sectors are performing well and steer you away from ones that are lagging the broad market. In addition, we provide you with how asset classes rankings have changed from week to week.
Bull / Bear Indicator
The Bull Bear Indicator provides you with market details of when each of the financial market that we monitor entered their respective bull or bear market and the length of their status. You will then begin to understand more, how the market is trending.
Market Focus week ending February 23, 2018
Last week the US major market indices all had a positive gain despite mixed earnings and investors stomaching the recent volatility in the markets. The S&P 500 finished up 0.55%, the DJIA up 0.36% and the NASDAQ Composite up 1.36%.
After selling-off to begin the holiday-shortened week, stocks roared higher to finish the week in the green, as concerns subsided over the pace of future interest rate increases…