The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) is at 26.54, 27.62% above its 50-day moving average and indicates that investors are concerned about the near-term values of their portfolios.
Last changed Jan 21 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:14pm
The McClellan Volume Summation Index measures advancing and declining volume on the NYSE. During the last month, approximately 11.92% more of each day's volume has traded in declining issues than in advancing issues, pushing this indicator towards the lower end of its range for the last two years.
Last changed Feb 3 from an Extreme Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:50pm
Bonds have outperformed stocks by 7.26 percentage points during the last 20 trading days. This is close to the weakest performance for stocks relative to bonds in the past two years and indicates investors are fleeing risky stocks for the safety of bonds.
Last changed Jan 4 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:00pm
The number of stocks hitting 52-week lows exceeds the number hitting highs and is at the lower end of its range, indicating extreme fear.
Last changed Jan 12 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:07pm
During the last five trading days, volume in put options has lagged volume in call options by 13.04% as investors make bullish bets in their portfolios. However, this is still among the highest levels of put buying seen during the last two years, indicating extreme fear on the part of investors.
Last changed Feb 5 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 5:29pm
The S&P 500 is 7.42% below its 125-day average. During the last two years, the S&P 500 has typically been above this average, so rapid declines like this indicate extreme levels of fear.
Last changed Dec 29 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:37pm
Investors in low quality junk bonds are accepting 2.79 percentage points in additional yield over safer investment grade corporate bonds. While this spread is historically low, it is sharply higher than recent levels and suggests that investors are becoming more risk averse.
Last changed Nov 3 from a Fear rating
Updated Feb 9 at 4:00pm
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