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What to Look Forward to in June
In recent weeks, we’ve witnessed volatile behavior in the markets (SCHB) due to political turbulence in the United States and increased investor impatience.
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Precious Metals Snapshot
- Gold Spot Price: $1,268.00 per ounce
- Silver Spot Price: $17.48 per ounce
- Platinum Spot Price: $950.10 per ounce
- Palladium Spot Price: $811.80 per ounce
Gold & Silver Spotlight
SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) share price is $120.14, which is 2450% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $4.71
The RSI is 56.64 which suggests that SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is technicallyneither overbought nor oversold.
Based on the share price being above its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bullish and GLD is experiencing slight buying pressure.
According to the MACD, SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is currently on a Buy Signal.
Over the next 4 weeks, SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) has on average historically risen by 0.1% based on the past 12 years of stock performance.
SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) has risen higherby an average 0.1%in 8 of those 12 years over the subsequent 4 week period,corresponding to a historical probability of 66%
SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) share price is $16.47, which is 2449.9% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $0.65
The RSI is 0.00 which suggests that SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) is technicallyin oversold territory.
Based on the share price being above its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bullish and SLV is experiencing slight buying pressure.
According to the MACD, SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) is currently on a Buy Signal.
Over the next 4 weeks, SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) has on average historically fallen by 2.7% based on the past 11 years of stock performance.
SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) has fallen lowerby an average 2.7%in 5 of those 11 years over the subsequent 4 week period,corresponding to a historical probability of 45%
Trending Stocks On The Move
First Solar (FSLR) share price is $39.5, which is 350% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $8.78
First Solar (FSLR) share price is $39.5, which is 2450% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $1.55
According to the MACD, First Solar (FSLR) is currently on a Sell Signal.
Genomic Health Inc. (GHDX) share price is $32.21, which is 350% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $7.16
Genomic Health Inc. (GHDX) share price is $32.21, which is 2450.1% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $1.26
According to the MACD, Genomic Health Inc. (GHDX) is currently on a Buy Signal.
Multi-Color Corp. (LABL) share price is $82.6, which is 350% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $18.36
Multi-Color Corp. (LABL) share price is $82.6, which is 2450% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $3.24
According to the MACD, Multi-Color Corp. (LABL) is currently on a Buy Signal.
The VIX figure is 10.38. This is 40.6% below the historic median figure of 17.47.
The CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) is a key measure of market expectations of near-term volatility conveyed by S&P 500 stock index option prices. Historically, VIX levels above 50 correlate closely with periods of stock market panic while VIX levels below 20 are more typical during relatively calm periods in the market.
The 10,000 Foot Economic View
Total Market Cap / GDP
The ratio of the Total Market Capitalization (Wilshire 5000) to United States GDP is 1.3193. This is 49.5% above the historic median figure of 0.88.
The higher the Market Cap/GDP figure is relative to its median level, the higher the perceived risk in the market. Markets can remain overvalued for extended time periods.
The S&P Earnings is 94.59. This is 69.3% above the historic median figure of 55.87.
The higher the S&P Earnings are above their median level, the higher the perceived risk in the market.
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