Monday 1 April 2024

Q2 starts red

US equity indexes mostly closed on a weak note, SPX -10pts (0.2%) at 5243. Nasdaq comp' +0.1%. Dow -0.6%. The Transports settled -1.1%. R2K -1.0%

SPX - daily

VIX - daily


US equities opened in minor chop mode. The SPX made a play to break a new hist' high, but stalled at 5263, cooled to 5229, and settled at 5243. Volatility picked up a little, the VIX settling +4.9% to 13.65.


Life... finds a way

With a clock change... sunset is just after 7pm

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