US Stock Market Risk Index Update - 2018-08-22
US stock market risk
US stock markets closed mostly lower on Wednesday. US stock market risk increased slightly to 50% (medium risk).
US stock market risk remains at a medium risk reading
US stock market risk increased slightly to 50% (medium risk). Last week the US stock market risk index closed at 57% (medium risk).
US tech stock risk sunk to 51% (medium risk).
The regional stock market risk index for the US, Canada and Western Europe closed at medium risk reading of 57%.
Global stock market risk remained at a high-risk level (60%).
Generally, a risk index level equal or above 60% is indicating a rather high-risk and unfavorable market environment.
More information our intuitive risk indices and how they work at Market Risk Index - How it works.