Monthly Archives: April 2018

Market Signals for the US stock market S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning April 30

Indicator Weekly Level / Change Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2670, -0.01% Neutral Neutral Nifty 10692, 1.21% Neutral ** Bullish China Shanghai Index 3082, 0.35% Neutral Neutral Gold 1323, -1.11% Bearish Bearish … Continue reading

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Bond Yields and Asset Allocation

While the current focus is on US 10 year bond yields pushing through 3% what is more important is the implication of surging bond yields for asset allocation decisions. First a look at a chart comparing 10 year bond yields … Continue reading

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Market Signals for the US stock market S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning April 23

Indicator Weekly Level / Change Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2670, 0.52% Bullish Bullish Nifty 10564, 0.80% Neutral ** Bullish China Shanghai Index 3072, -2.77% Bearish Bearish Gold 1338, -0.71% Bearish Bearish … Continue reading

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Market Signals for the US stock market S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning April 16

Indicator Weekly Level / Change Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2656, 1.99% Bullish Bullish Nifty 10481, 1.44% Neutral ** Bullish China Shanghai Index 3159, 0.89% Bullish Bullish Gold 1348, 0.88% Bullish Bullish … Continue reading

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Stock Market – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The good first: The market seems to be holding the 200 DMA despite excessive bearishness and negative vibes surrounding the trade war with China and the special counsel investigation involving president Trump: The bad: Valuations are still in the stratosphere … Continue reading

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Market Signals for the US stock market S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning April 09

Indicator Weekly Level / Change Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2605, -1.38% Bearish Bearish Nifty 10332, 2.15% Neutral ** Bullish China Shanghai Index 3131, -0.93% Bearish Bearish Gold 1336, 0.66% Bullish Bullish … Continue reading

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Market Signals for the US stock market S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning April 02

Indicator Weekly Level / Change Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2641, 2.03% Bullish Bullish Nifty 10114, 1.16% Neutral ** Bullish China Shanghai Index 3160, 0.25% Neutral Neutral Gold 1327, -1.67% Bearish Bearish … Continue reading

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