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Major Stock Market Risk Ratings at a Glance

The global stock market size is estimated to have a worth of 80 trillion USD. Whereas the size of the US stock market is estimated to be 30 trillion USD. Considering this market size, not investing in stocks would be a mistake. Investing in stocks, along with other assets, would also mean having a diversified investment portfolio.

However, unlike the bond market, the stock market is highly volatile. It is difficult to forecast where the market is headed. You cannot protect your investment unless you are aware of the risk situation of the stock market. This is why you need to be aware of the risks of various stock markets around the world.

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Stock Risk Ratings Overview as of 02/15/2019*

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The table below shows the recent market risk rating of major stock markets.

Generally, a risk rating of 60% or higher means high-risk and unfavorable market conditions. This means you should consider staying away from such markets or if you have already invested, put your risk management skills in action to protect your investment.

A risk rating of 40% or lower means a low-risk market with favorable market conditions for stock investments.

Combine our risk ratings with our savvy investment strategies and market signals and you find it easier to successfully time the market.

Stock Market Risk Ratings Overview

Global Stock Risk Rating
Global 36% low risk
Regional Stock Risk Ratings
USA, Canada, and Western Europe 37% low risk
Asia-Pacific 34% low risk
Eastern Europe 38% low risk
Latin America 35% low risk
The Middle East and North Africa 37% low risk
Africa 40% medium risk
Europe, Australasia, and The Far East 34% low risk
Emerging markets 31% low risk
Country Stock Risk Ratings
USA 32% low risk
Canada 47% medium risk
Australia 37% low risk
UK 35% low risk
Sector Stock Risk Ratings
US tech stocks 30% low risk
Gold mines 81% high risk
US stock market risk index

US stock market risk decreases to a low-risk level of 32% (last week: 36%, low risk). US tech stock risk closes at a low-risk reading of 30% (last week: 34%, low risk).

Global stock market risk index

The Global Stock Market Risk Index (GSMRI) remains at a low-risk reading. The GSMRI decreases to 36%. Last week the GSMRI reached a low-risk level of 38%.

The Regional Stock Market Risk Sub Index (RSMRSI) for emerging markets is showing the best performance, indicating a low-risk reading of 31%. Last week this index was at 35% (low risk).

On the contrary, the RSMRSI for Africa is indicating the least positive reading at a medium risk level of 40%. Last week this index was at 44% (medium risk).

All other Regional Stock Market Risk Sub Indices are showing low-risk readings.

Quick Info

Our stock risk indices and crash indications have been created to indicate the potential risk of global, regional and country-based stock market investments on an aggregated basis in percentage points.

A low percentage reading indicates a positive and rather low-risk environment for stock markets.

Generally, a risk index level equal to or above 60% should indicate a relatively high-risk situation.

The comprehensive and broad Global Stock Market Risk Index (GSMRI) is tracking 101 stock markets of developed and emerging countries.

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