Ekstreem volatiele Safex Wit Mielie Mark

Die afgelope vier maande, vanaf omtrent 26 November 2018, was die mees ekstreem volatiele witmielie pryse op Safex ooit.

Op meer as een geleentheid het pryse 3 dae limiete op beweeg, om dan om te draai en weer twee of drie dae limiete af te verhandel.

Ekstreem volatiele Safex Wit Mielie Mark

CBOT Corn moontlike vlakke om dop te hou

CBOT Corn

CBOT Jul18Corn op die oomblik by $3.40

Laagste vlakke afgelope 5 jaar was by $3.15.

Julie CBOT Corn Continuous 11jul18

Seisoenaal is die laagste CBOT Corn vlakke gewoonlik tussen Augustus en  September elke jaar. Sien seisoenaal hieronder.

Met die goeie oes wat in die VSA verwag word en die Trade War met Sjina is daar dalk ‘n moontlikheid dat ons nog nie die laagste Corn vlakke vir die jaar gesien het nie.

 

CBOT Corn Seasonal 30 Year MRCI 11jul18

 

Types of Stock Market Declines since 1900

Types of Stock Market Declines

Original article can be seen here at AMERICAN FUNDS

A look back at stock market history since 1900 shows that declines have varied widely in intensity, length and frequency. In the midst of a decline, it’s been nearly impossible to tell the difference between a slight dip and a more prolonged correction.

The table below shows that declines in the Dow Jones Industrial Average have been somewhat regular events.

Stock market declines 11feb17

Lessons Learned From Market Declines

 

Living with a market decline isn’t easy, but if you understand these 3 key lessons, you’ll be a more intelligent investor.

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Hoe Gereeld Gebeur Groot Aandele Mark Dalings

Aandele markte wêreldwyd, ook hier in Suid Afrika, het die afgelope twee maande weer ‘n groot skrik gevang na groot dalings.

Die FTSE-JSE Top 40 Indeks en die Amerikaanse S&P500 Indeks het tussen 3 November 2015 en 22 Januarie 2016 beide omtrent 15% gedaal.

Hieronder is ‘n tabel wat ‘n idee gee van hoe gereeld groot markdalings plaasvind. Die data is vir die Dow Jones Industrial Average vanaf 1900 tot Desember 2015. Continue reading

Margin Debt in the USA

Look at margin debt in the USA– the amount of money people are borrowing to invest in stocks.

Much of the growth in stock market valuations is being pushed up by phantom money that doesn’t really exist.

It currently sits deep in the “danger zone,” at the highest level since 1961.

USA stock margin debt