Reading Indicators
While Friday's headlines out of China were bad news for market performance and speculators, it's not an economic or financial system train wreck.
Video Report
International-equity funds--particularly currency-hedged funds--were the biggest beneficiaries of new investor dollars in March, continuing a broader trend over the last several years.
Morningstar Minute: Sector Update
Picking up on changing dining trends, fast-casual restaurants--including these intriguing investment names--have outpaced quick-service and casual dining.
Market Barometer
Lg
Md
Sm
Value—Growth
Day Return
+1.25%
0
-1.25%
1Wk Return
+1.25%
0
-1.25%
1Mo Return
+4%
0
-4%
3Mo Return
+8%
0
-8%
1Yr Return
+20%
0
-20%
3Yr Return
+20%
0
-20%
1Wk1Mo3Mo1Yr3Yr
Apr 17
Market Consensus
0.3%
Actual
0.2%
Apr 17
Market Consensus
0.1%
Actual
0.2%
Market Consensus
94.0
Actual
95.9
Market Consensus
0.3%
Actual
0.2%
Market Consensus
NA
Actual
Market Consensus
NA
Actual
Market Indexes
DJIA
17,826
-279.5
-1.5%
S&P 500
2,081
-23.8
-1.1%
NASDAQ
4,932
-76.0
-1.5%
Morningstar U.S. Market
5,276
-61.6
-1.2%
Morningstar Small Cap
8,049
-119.7
-1.5%
Commodity Futures
Gold
$1,204.10
0.51%
Apr 15
Light Crude
$56.14
-1.01%
May 15
Natural Gas
$2.64
-1.60%
May 15
Maturity
%Yield
6 Month
0.10
2 Year
0.54
5 Year
1.35
10 Year
1.92
30 Year
2.53
1 Yr Ago
Last Close
Data as of last close