View From the Hill Weekly Market Summary: Sept-2-2016

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bulls-and-bears4Below is the weekly market summary¬† for the week of August 29th thru September 2nd, 2016. There are no comments accompanying this week’s report. However, I did note some price action on the European exchange traded fund (VGK) which caught my eye and prompted me to write a special article.

(See performance table below)

 


Weekly ETF Performance Summary

 

ETF Wkly Chg Wkly %
 Equities
DJ-30 Industrials (DIA) 1.04 0.57%
SP-500 (SPY) 1.08 0.50%
Nasdaq-100 (QQQ) 0.34 0.29%
Russell-2k (IWM) 1.45 1.18%
EAFE (EFA) 1.06 1.82%
Emerging Mkts (EEM) 0.65 1.77%
Europe FTSE (VGK) 1.07 2.20%
Latin America 40 (ILF) 0.78 2.78%
Brazil (EWZ) 1.42 4.31%
Japan (EWJ) 0.24 1.96%
Pacific Ex-Japan (EPP) -0.13 -0.31%
FTSE China 25 (FXI) 1.15 3.11%
VIX Short-Term Futures (VXX) -2.31 -6.22%
Bonds / Fixed Income
20+ Yr Treasury (TLT) 0.27 0.20%
Aggregate Bond Fund (AGG) -0.03 -0.03%
Treasury Inflation Protection (TIP) -0.11 -0.10%
Investop Corp Bond (LQD) -0.05 -0.04%
High Yield Corp Bond (HYG) 0.34 0.39%
Currencies
US Dollar Bullish (UUP) 0.11 0.45%
Euro Trust (FXE) -0.35 -0.32%
Japanese Yen Trust (FXY) -2.02 -2.13%
Commodities
DB Commodity Index (DBC) -0.48 -3.23%
Gold (GLD) 0.52 0.41%
US Oil (USO) -0.71 -6.48%
Real Estate
DJ Real Estate (IYR) 1.31 1.60%
DJ Home Construction (ITB) 0.09 0.31%
Residential Real Estate Index (REZ) 1.09 1.66%
Major Equity Sectors
Consumer Discretionary (XLY) -0.06 -0.07%
Consumer Staples (XLP) 0.51 0.94%
Energy (XLE) -0.30 -0.43%
Financials (XLF) 0.46 1.91%
Healthcare (XLV) -0.42 -0.57%
Industrials (XLI) 0.27 0.46%
Materials (XLB) 0.52 1.07%
Technology / Info (VGT) 0.93 0.79%
Telecom (IYZ) 0.51 1.60%
Utilities (XLU) 0.48 0.98%

 

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