Money Art | August 2014 USA Market View

Money Art – August 2014 USA market view

money art aug 2014

 

STOCKS. In the 1-month category, the best three stocks are DGLY @ 403%, HGSH @ 188% and HTCH @ 116%.

 

A stock trading on NasdaqCM, DGLY belongs to the Technology sector, Scientific & Technical Instruments industry. With 119 employees, this company based in Kansas, USA produces digital video imaging and storage products for use in law enforcement, security and commercial applications in USA and internationally.

 

DGLY shares surged on interest in wearable cameras in the second half of the month.

 

The top three stocks in the 3-month category are ACHN @ 316%, DGLY @ 271% and SCOK @ 211%.

 

In the 6-month category, the top three stocks are BIOF @ 333%, CBMG @ 266% and RDNT @ 244%.

 

In the 9-month category, the top three stocks are PLUG @ 685%, RXDX @ 650% and BIOF @ 553%.

 

In the YTD category, the best three stocks are BIOF @ 637%, VRS @ 415% and ITMN @ 308%.

 

The best three stocks in the 12-month category are ARCW @ 886%, PLUG @ 878% and GWPH @ 766%.

 

Three stocks with the biggest 1-month decline are CLRB @ –52%, WBGS @ –64% and DMD @ –66%.

 

In the “What’s hot, what’s not” category, the five hottest stocks are ARGS, INVE, LPCN, CEP and AMBI; the five least hot stocks are WUBA, MEG, TCPI, WWWW and BOTA.

 

SECTORS. 146 industry sectors out of 182 are in green territory.

 

The top three winners are Oil – US Royalty Trusts, Insurance – Multi Line and Utility – Water Supply.

 

The three bottom sectors are Advertising Marketing Services, ETFs – Precious Metals and Gaming.

 

MUTUAL FUNDS. The top performers this month are three of the Turner Medical Sciences Funds @ 15%, two of the Biotechnology Ultrasector Profunds @ 13% and two of the Franklin Bio-Tech Discovery Funds @ 11%.

 

EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS. The best three ETFs this month are NYSE Arca Biotech Index First Trust @ 11.84%, Dynamic Biotech & Genome Powershares @ 8.89% and SPDR S&P Biotech @ 8.78%.

 

FUTURES. The top contracts are: (Currencies) US Dollars Index @ 1.69%, (Energies) Natural Gas @ 5.83%, (Financials) Ultra T-bond @ 3.51%, (Grains) Wheat @ 3.63%, (Indices) Russell 2000 Mini @ 5.46%, (Meats) Milk @ 11.78%, (Metals) Palladium @ 5.48% and (Softs) Coffee @ 8.99%.

 

INDEXES. The best three indexes are NASDAQ 100 Index @ 3.12%, NASDAQ Composite @ 3.10% and S&P Midcap 400 @ 3.03%.

 

DOW Jones Industrial Average finished up @ 1.10% this month scoring a new all-time High on Aug. 26.

 

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Relevant in August were titles like: “Despite sharp selloff, too early to worry about a correction”, “These are three big risks to the market”, “What Obama gets wrong about corporate America”, “The Everything Bubble: Seems We’re All Doomed and No One Knows Why”, “California water crisis creates investing opportunity”, “Why this is the moment of truth for the gold trade”, “’Bull markets don’t die of old age’: Time to start buying”, “Why the next 3 months are the market’s worst”, “Doll: S&P 500 headed to 2,000 after choppy Q3”, “Gold going to $5,000 per ounce: Mining executive”, “‘Hated’ bull market still has room to run: Strategist”, “Why dollar bears have been wrong the past 5 years”, “How Overvalued Is the Stock Market?”, “’Generation of spoiled idiots’ don’t know how good they got it”, “Why irrational exuberance does not explain this stock market”, “The ugly truth about this bull market”, “Bull market will charge higher for 15 more years says strategist”, “Bull market depends on just the right amount of wrong”, “Dow 6,000: Wild prediction or worthwhile caution?”, “Can the S&P 500 Gain 20% in 90 Days?”, “Oil ‘super spike’ is coming: Dan Dicker”, “S&P 500 closes at record high, Dow above 17,000 (Aug. 21)”, “Stocks at new highs; will drop follow?”, “Why the U.S. dollar is still king”, “Are U.S. stocks more attractive than emerging markets?”, “S&P 500 topples another record; benchmark hits 2,000 (Aug. 25)”, “S&P 500 scores first close above 2,000; data helps (Aug. 26)”, “We’re 5 years into a 20-year bull stock market: Pro”, “’Scary’ correction is coming: Analyst”, “DAVID TICE: Stocks Will Fall 30%–60%”, “4 remedies for chronic economic gloom”, “How Shiller is signaling ‘significant upside’ for S&P”, “Real stock correction going to blindside us: Pro”, “CITI ANALYST: We Could See The S&P Surge To 2,400 Within Months”, “S&P 500 edges up to set new record; best month since Feb”, which are self-explanatory.

 

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