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What Are the 2 Major Growth Opportunities for T-Mobile?
T-Mobile (TMUS) ended the first quarter of 2017 with approximately 72.6 million subscribers, a growth of ~1.1 million compared to the previous quarter.
What the Oil Inventories Spread Suggests for Oil Prices
In the week ending June 23, 2017, US crude oil inventories rose by 0.1 MMbbls (million barrels) to 509.2 MMbbls, according to EIA data on June 28, 2017.
U.S. Jobs Stay in Obama-Era Range
ADP reported 158K new jobs in the month of June, 22K lower than expectations of 180K, but still within the range of the past several years.
Precious Metals Snapshot
- Gold Spot Price: $1,224.70 per ounce
- Silver Spot Price: $15.96 per ounce
- Platinum Spot Price: $909.90 per ounce
- Palladium Spot Price: $840.50 per ounce
Gold & Silver Spotlight
SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) share price is $116.47, which is 2.2% below its 50-day exponential moving average of $119.07
The RSI is 34.73 which suggests that SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is technicallyneither overbought nor oversold.
Based on the share price being below its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bearish and GLD is experiencing slight buying pressure.
According to the MACD, SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is currently on a Sell Signal.
Over the next 4 weeks, SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) has on average historically risen by 0.9% based on the past 12 years of stock performance.
SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) has risen higherby an average 0.9%in 9 of those 12 years over the subsequent 4 week period,corresponding to a historical probability of 75%
SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) share price is $15.15, which is 5.3% below its 50-day exponential moving average of $16.00
The RSI is 30.72 which suggests that SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) is technicallyneither overbought nor oversold.
Based on the share price being below its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bearish and SLV is experiencing buying pressure, which is a positive indicator for future bullish movement.
According to the MACD, SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) is currently on a Sell Signal.
Over the next 4 weeks, SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) has on average historically risen by 2% based on the past 11 years of stock performance.
SPDR Silver Shares (SLV) has risen higherby an average 2%in 7 of those 11 years over the subsequent 4 week period,corresponding to a historical probability of 63%
Trending Stocks On The Move
HSN, Inc. (HSNI) share price is $39.7, which is 18.3% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $33.56
HSN, Inc. (HSNI) share price is $39.7, which is 44.4% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $27.48
According to the MACD, HSN, Inc. (HSNI) is currently on a Buy Signal.
Herman Miller Inc. (MLHR) share price is $33.4, which is 7.2% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $31.16
Herman Miller Inc. (MLHR) share price is $33.4, which is 32.7% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $25.17
According to the MACD, Herman Miller Inc. (MLHR) is currently on a Buy Signal.
Baker Hughes (BHI) share price is $57.68, which is 4.9% above its 8-day exponential moving average of $54.98
Baker Hughes (BHI) share price is $57.68, which is 2.8% above its 50-day exponential moving average of $56.11
According to the MACD, Baker Hughes (BHI) is currently on a Sell Signal.
The VIX figure is 12.54. This is 28.1% below the historic median figure of 17.45.
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
Chart for Total Market Cap / GDP
The ratio of the Total Market Capitalization (Wilshire 5000) to United States GDP is 1.3351. This is 50.9% 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 68.5% above the historic median figure of 56.14.
The higher the S&P Earnings are above their median level, the higher the perceived risk in the market.
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