Global Markets have been bashful this session. On average all major indexes signed a 0% variation, which means that on average we didn’t see the major index go upward or downward. Specific indexes during the day increased their value while others lost a few points.
Let’s see specifically how was that last day on the markets.
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-93296.00%points. Performing a comparison among the major marketplaces, the American Market Followed the European and Followed the Asia & Pacific market.
S&P 500 decreased its value by -2.80% being traded now at 4167.3points. S&P Performance so far is downbeat: its YTD value has dropped by -12.42%.
NASDAQ slipped in today session, being traded now at 12448.32 NASDAQ Performance this year has been mainly negative results: its today variation of -3.29% or -423.21 brings now the total YTD Performance to -20.34%
Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased its value by -1.88% or -638.34, being traded now at 33278.05. Dow Jones Performance so far is downbeat: its YTD value has dropped by -8.36%.
NYSE Composite rose today by 0.0185 or 290.9 points. This led the index to be traded at 16032.7. Analyzing the past months till January we discover that its Year to Date performance has been dismal recording a variation of -0.0659.
Lastly, the Index for the Small Cap (Small Cap 2000) slipped in today’s session, its value is 1875.7. Today has decreased by -0.022 or -42.11 points. Its performance this year registered a variation of-0.1632.
Remaining in the Americas, the Canadian S&P/TSX Index, in today’s session moved by -0.0118 or -249.23 points. It brings the Index to be traded at 20871.83. S&P/TSX Year to Date Yield is below zero recording a movement of -0.0161.
Moving to European Major Indices, the last session has shown an European Market above the expectations. The majority of the indexes are green. The sum during the last market session of the European Major Indices brings the total to gain: 491.71 points. On average European Markets Outperformed the American Market and Followed the Asian one.
The German Index DAX Incremented its value by 0.0084 losing 118.04 points. The index is now traded at 14097.88. DAX results this year are downbeat since it dropped on a year to date scale around -0.1125. Volumes for today’s session were 102033146.
French CAC 40 Incremented in today’s session to 6533.77 with a daily variation of 0.0039 or 25.63 points. Also CAC 40 performance this year has been downbeat since it dropped give or take -0.0866.
The Iberic Ibex35 from Spain, Incremented, its value moved during the last session of 0.0085 or 72 points. YTD results for Ibex have shown a development of its value till -0.0149.
Euro Stoxx 50, the index created in 1998 to regroup the Major Companies and now traded in several currencies (USD-JPY-EUR-GBP), today Incremented its yield. The European Index Basket is now traded at 3802.86 points. The latest variation of 0.0068 or 25.84 points. This latest up and down adds to a downbeat trend registered from the beginning of the year. YTD is indeed -0.1153.
Coming to Bel Paese (Italy), FTSE ALL SHARE followed the colleagues. During this session it Incremented to 26513.24 with a variation of 214.84 points or 0.0082. Also for this index the YTD performance has seen a drop of -0.1145.
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 0.0047 being traded now at 7544.55. The session registered a variation of 35.36 points. The future based on the past is optimistic with its Year-to-date value hike of 0.0217.
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 1164.14. 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 21089.39. It changed around 0.0401 or 813.22 points. Its performance this year has been downbeat since it dropped around -0.0987.
The Indian Nifty 50 decremented this session by -0.0083 and is now traded at 17102.55 with the last variation of -142.5 points. Nifty 50 performance this Year, analysts’ said is downbeat due to its drop of -0.0145.
All values and prices have to be intended at press time.