Posts Tagged ‘S&P 500’

DJIA: Still In Limbo

Yes, let’s do the Limbo! Looking at the charts, DIA is foundering, with the 9SMA line below the 30EMA and price just above the 30 EMA. Hence the Limbo. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq look similar. The Russell 2000 looks to be in worse shape, with price below the 30EMA line. The index I watch, [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Friday, May 20, 2011

We ended the week on a down day. It was also a down week. For the week, DJIA was down -0.7%, Nasdaq -0.9%, S&P 500 -0.3% and Russell 2000 -0.8%. Year-to-date gains are +8.1% for DJIA, Nasdaq +5.7%, S&P 500 +6.0% and Russell 2000 +5.8%. PSVIX is up +7.16% year-to-date. Tech stocks pushed the market [...]

DJIA / Market Close for Friday, April 29, 2011

This week, indices ended higher with DJIA claiming +2.4%, Nasdaq +1.9%, S&P 500 +2.0% and Russell 2000 +2.4%. Year-to-date gains are DJIA +10.6%, Nasdaq +8.3%, S&P 500 +8.4% and Russell 2000 +10.4%. My favorite mutual fund, PSVIX has risen +11.04% for 2011. Most companies continue to top earnings expectations and first quarter GDP grew at [...]