Global Markets have been bashful this session. On average all major indexes signed a -1.20% variation.
In general the majority of the Analysts for Global Major Indexes felt aNegative market sentiment for the short term with a preponderance of Strong Sell. The same analysis performed for the Medium Term and Long Term revealed respectively Strong Selland Strong Sell.
Let’s analyze in detail the major indexes for American, European and Asia & Pacific Markets.
US Major Indices closed with a dismal result with the majority of the indexes in red. On average in the market session of today, US Major Indices lost-194652.00%points. Performing a comparison among the major marketplaces, the American Market Followed the European and Followed the Asia & Pacific market.
S&P 500 Index
S&P 500 decreased its value by -2.81% being traded now at 4175.2points. S&P Performance so far is downbeat: its YTD value has dropped by -12.42%.
NASDAQ slipped in today session, being traded now at 12490.74 NASDAQ Performance this year has been mainly negative results: its today variation of -3.95% or -514.11 brings now the total YTD Performance to -20.16%
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased its value by -2.38% or -809.28, being traded now at 33240.18. Dow Jones Performance so far is downbeat: its YTD value has dropped by -8.53%.
NYSE Composite fell today by -0.0268 or -442.5 points. This led the index to be traded at 16056.9. Analyzing the past months till January we discover that its Year to Date performance has been dismal recording a variation of -0.0645.
Small Cap 2000
Lastly, the Index for the Small Cap (Small Cap 2000) slipped in today’s session, its value is 1889.65. Today has decreased by -0.0306 or -59.71 points. Its performance this year registered a variation of-0.1584.
Remaining in the Americas, the Canadian S&P/TSX Index, in today’s session moved by -0.0153 or -321.08 points. It brings the Index to be traded at 20690.81. S&P/TSX Year to Date Yield is below zero recording a movement of -0.0251.
Moving to European Major Indices, the last session has shown a European Market dismal. The majority of the indexes are red. The sum during the last market session of the European Major Indices brings the total to lost: -623.38 points. On average European Markets Outperformed the American Market and Followed the Asian one.
German Index DAX
The German Index DAX decreased its value by -0.012 losing -167.77 points. The index is now traded at 13756.4. DAX results this year are downbeat since it dropped on a year to date scale around -0.134. Volumes for today’s session were 98346071.
French CAC 40 decreased in today’s session to 6414.57 with a daily variation of -0.0054 or -34.81 points. Also CAC 40 performance this year has been downbeat since it dropped give or take -0.1032.
The Iberic Ibex35 from Spain, decreased, its value moved during the last session of -0.0158 or -135.3 points. YTD results for Ibex have shown a development of its value till -0.0315.
Euro Stoxx 50
Euro Stoxx 50, the index created in 1998 to regroup the Major Companies and now traded in several currencies (USD-JPY-EUR-GBP), today decreased its yield. The European Index Basket is now traded at 3721.36 points. The latest variation of -0.0096 or -36.23 points. This latest up and down adds to a downbeat trend registered from the beginning of the year. YTD is indeed -0.1342.
Coming to Bel Paese (Italy), FTSE ALL SHARE followed the colleagues. During this session it decremented to 25917.28 with a variation of -254.92 points or -0.0097. Also for this index the YTD performance has seen a drop of -0.1344.
Last but not least for the European Team, we have the United Kingdom. The FTSE 100 indeed reported an Increment in today’s session and experienced a variation of its value by 0.0008 being traded now at 7386.19. The session registered a variation of 5.65 points. The future based on the past is optimistic with its Year-to-date value hike of 0.0002.
Asia and Pacific Major indices closed with a above the expectations result with the majority of the indexes in green. On average during the last market session, Asia & Pacific Indices gained around 432.72 points. In the usual comparison among the Major Indices, the Asian Market Outperformed the Americas and Outperformed the European Market.
Hang Seng Incremented in today’s session to 19934.71. It changed around 0.0033 or 65.37 points. Its performance this year has been downbeat since it dropped around -1.4%.
The Indian Nifty 50 Incremented this session by 0.0146 and is now traded at 17200.8 with the last variation of 246.85 points. Nifty 50 performance this Year, analysts’ said is downbeat due to its drop of -0.0088.
Nikkei 225 Index
Going to the Japanese market, the Nikkei 225 Index followed the colleagues Incremented its value by 0.0041 percentage points or 109.33 basis points. Nikkei 225 due to this change is now traded at 26700.11. YTD results are not too far from certain competitors and are now at -0.0726 from January.
Last Index under the lens is the Jakarta index, now called IDX Composite. The former JI Incremented its value during the last session of 0.0022 or 16.17 points. The overall analysis of the movement registered this year is optimistic due to the hike of the index of around 0.0989. The last value for today’s session is 7232.15.
All values and prices have to be intended at press time.