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Jan 11 2009

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Major Equity Markets

Major Equity Markets

Many times I am asked about how the markets are doing. Here is a quick overview of the…


In Canada, the S&P/TSX represents the broad Canadian Market.

Click here to view the S&P/TSX

In the United States, the S&P500 represent the 500 largest US companies based upon market capitalization.

Click here to view the S&P500

The international (equities outside of North America) market is best represented by

the EAFE (Europe, Austrail and Far East) index is used.

Click here to view the EAFE Index

You will notice two lines on each chart.

The blue line represents the 50-day simple moving average.This is a common short-term indicator.

The red line represents the 200-day simple moving average. This is a common long-term indicator.

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