US Stock Market Risk Index Update - 2018-08-29
US stock market risk
US stock markets closed higher on Wednesday. US stock market risk remained at a low risk reading of 32%.
US #stockmarket #risk remained at a low risk reading of 32%.
US #stocks closed higher on Wednesday. Both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite indices reached again new record highs after the US and Canada signaled that a revised NAFTA trade deal may be reached shortly.
US stock market risk decreased to a low risk reading of 32%. Last week the US stock market risk index closed at 48% (medium risk).
US tech stock risk sunk also to a low risk reading of 32%.
The regional stock market risk index for the US, Canada and Western Europe closed at a low risk reading of 36%.
Global stock market risk remained at a medium risk level (42%).
Generally, a risk index level equal or above 60% is indicating a rather high-risk and unfavorable market environment.
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