Overnight: South Of The Border

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6264.00 + 28.00 0.45%
S&P ASX 200 6268.90 + 21.60 0.35%
S&P500 2896.74 + 22.05 0.77%
Nasdaq Comp 8017.90 + 71.92 0.91%
DJIA 26049.64 + 259.29 1.01%
S&P500 VIX 12.16 + 0.17 1.42%
US 10-year yield 2.85 + 0.02 0.78%
USD Index 94.75 – 0.39 – 0.41%
FTSE100 7577.49 + 14.27 0.19%
DAX30 12538.31 + 143.79 1.16%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Trade Weighs

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6240.00 + 19.00 0.31%
S&P ASX 200 6244.40 – 21.60 – 0.34%
S&P500 2856.98 – 4.84 – 0.17%
Nasdaq Comp 7878.46 – 10.64 – 0.13%
DJIA 25656.98 – 76.62 – 0.30%
S&P500 VIX 12.41 + 0.16 1.31%
US 10-year yield 2.82 – 0.00 – 0.07%
USD Index 95.62 + 0.53 0.56%
FTSE100 7563.22 – 11.02 – 0.15%
DAX30 12365.58 – 20.12 – 0.16%

By Greg Peel

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Next Week At A Glance

We’re now through the worst of the local results season, praise the Lord, in terms of busy days due to volume of reporting companies. However there remain around another hundred companies (covered by FNArena database brokers) left to report. Thankfully, given the month stretches right to the end of the week this year, that remaining volume is fairly evenly spread out.

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Overnight: Making History

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6253.00 + 17.00 0.27%
S&P ASX 200 6266.00 – 18.40 – 0.29%
S&P500 2861.82 – 1.14 – 0.04%
Nasdaq Comp 7889.10 + 29.92 0.38%
DJIA 25733.60 – 88.69 – 0.34%
S&P500 VIX 12.25 – 0.61 – 4.74%
US 10-year yield 2.82 – 0.02 – 0.74%
USD Index 95.09 – 0.16 – 0.17%
FTSE100 7574.24 + 8.54 0.11%
DAX30 12385.70 + 1.21 0.01%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Circuses In Town

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6240.00 – 19.00 – 0.30%
S&P ASX 200 6284.40 – 60.60 – 0.96%
S&P500 2862.96 + 5.91 0.21%
Nasdaq Comp 7859.17 + 38.17 0.49%
DJIA 25822.29 + 63.60 0.25%
S&P500 VIX 12.86 + 0.37 2.96%
US 10-year yield 2.84 + 0.02 0.74%
USD Index 95.25 – 0.51 – 0.53%
FTSE100 7565.70 – 25.56 – 0.34%
DAX30 12384.49 + 53.19 0.43%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Steady As She Goes

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6311.00 – 3.00 – 0.05%
S&P ASX 200 6345.00 + 5.80 0.09%
S&P500 2857.05 + 6.92 0.24%
Nasdaq Comp 7821.01 + 4.68 0.06%
DJIA 25758.69 + 89.37 0.35%
S&P500 VIX 12.49 – 0.15 – 1.19%
US 10-year yield 2.82 – 0.05 – 1.74%
USD Index 95.76 – 0.34 – 0.35%
FTSE100 7591.26 + 32.67 0.43%
DAX30 12331.30 + 120.75 0.99%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: A Glimmer

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6280.00 – 2.00 – 0.03%
S&P ASX 200 6328.30 – 0.70 – 0.01%
S&P500 2840.69 + 22.32 0.79%
Nasdaq Comp 7806.52 + 32.41 0.42%
DJIA 25558.73 + 396.32 1.58%
S&P500 VIX 13.45 – 1.19 – 8.13%
US 10-year yield 2.87 + 0.02 0.67%
USD Index 96.58 – 0.12 – 0.12%
FTSE100 7556.38 + 58.51 0.78%
DAX30 12237.17 + 74.16 0.61%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Ten Cents’ Worth

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6241.00 – 53.00 – 0.84%
S&P ASX 200 6329.00 + 29.40 0.47%
S&P500 2818.37 – 21.59 – 0.76%
Nasdaq Comp 7774.12 – 96.78 – 1.23%
DJIA 25162.41 – 137.51 – 0.54%
S&P500 VIX 14.64 + 1.33 9.99%
US 10-year yield 2.85 – 0.04 – 1.49%
USD Index 96.70 + 0.02 0.02%
FTSE100 7497.87 – 113.77 – 1.49%
DAX30 12163.01 – 195.86 – 1.58%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Breathe A Sigh

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6239.00 – 7.00 – 0.11%
S&P ASX 200 6299.60 + 47.40 0.76%
S&P500 2839.96 + 18.03 0.64%
Nasdaq Comp 7870.89 + 51.19 0.65%
DJIA 25299.92 + 112.22 0.45%
S&P500 VIX 13.31 – 1.47 – 9.95%
US 10-year yield 2.90 + 0.02 0.63%
USD Index 96.68 + 0.39 0.41%
FTSE100 7611.64 – 30.81 – 0.40%
DAX30 12358.87 + 0.13 0.00%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Mild Concern

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6205.00 + 5.00 0.08%
S&P ASX 200 6252.20 – 26.20 – 0.42%
S&P500 2821.93 – 11.35 – 0.40%
Nasdaq Comp 7819.71 – 19.40 – 0.25%
DJIA 25187.70 – 125.44 – 0.50%
S&P500 VIX 14.78 + 1.62 12.31%
US 10-year yield 2.88 + 0.02 0.70%
USD Index 96.29 – 0.07 – 0.07%
FTSE100 7642.45 – 24.56 – 0.32%
DAX30 12358.74 – 65.61 – 0.53%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Tech Still The Winner

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6249.00 + 10.00 0.16%
S&P ASX 200 6297.70 + 29.20 0.47%
S&P500 2853.58 – 4.12 – 0.14%
Nasdaq Comp 7891.78 + 3.46 0.04%
DJIA 25509.23 – 74.52 – 0.29%
S&P500 VIX 11.27 + 0.42 3.87%
US 10-year yield 2.94 – 0.04 – 1.21%
USD Index 95.61 + 0.52 0.55%
FTSE100 7741.77 – 34.88 – 0.45%
DAX30 12676.11 + 42.57 0.34%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Summer Daze

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6204.00 – 3.00 – 0.05%
S&P ASX 200 6268.50 + 14.60 0.23%
S&P500 2857.70 – 0.75 – 0.03%
Nasdaq Comp 7812.01 + 9.33 0.12%
DJIA 25583.75 – 45.16 – 0.18%
S&P500 VIX 10.85 – 0.08 – 0.73%
US 10-year yield 2.97 – 0.00 – 0.07%
USD Index 95.09 – 0.09 – 0.09%
FTSE100 7776.65 + 58.17 0.75%
DAX30 12633.54 – 14.65 – 0.12%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Private Matters

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6202.00 0.00 0.00%
S&P ASX 200 6253.90 – 19.10 – 0.30%
S&P500 2858.45 + 8.05 0.28%
Nasdaq Comp 7812.01 + 9.33 0.12%
DJIA 25628.91 + 126.73 0.50%
S&P500 VIX 10.93 – 0.34 – 3.02%
US 10-year yield 2.97 + 0.04 1.19%
USD Index 95.18 – 0.20 – 0.21%
FTSE100 7718.48 + 54.70 0.71%
DAX30 12648.19 + 49.98 0.40%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Earnings Overrule

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6211.00 + 3.00 0.05%
S&P ASX 200 6273.00 + 38.20 0.61%
S&P500 2850.40 + 10.05 0.35%
Nasdaq Comp 7812.01 + 9.33 0.12%
DJIA 25502.18 + 39.60 0.16%
S&P500 VIX 11.27 – 0.37 – 3.18%
US 10-year yield 2.94 – 0.02 – 0.51%
USD Index 95.38 + 0.22 0.23%
FTSE100 7663.78 + 4.68 0.06%
DAX30 12598.21 – 17.55 – 0.14%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Trillion Dollar Toast

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6213.00 + 21.00 0.34%
S&P ASX 200 6240.90 – 34.80 – 0.55%
S&P500 2827.22 + 13.86 0.49%
Nasdaq Comp 7802.69 + 95.40 1.24%
DJIA 25326.16 – 7.66 – 0.03%
S&P500 VIX 12.19 – 0.96 – 7.30%
US 10-year yield 2.99 – 0.02 – 0.57%
USD Index 95.18 + 0.51 0.54%
FTSE100 7575.93 – 76.98 – 1.01%
DAX30 12546.33 – 190.72 – 1.50%

By Greg Peel

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Don’t Get Bitter, Get Better

Rarely do you hear a fund manager talk about the ones they got wrong, however even the world’s best investors, including the great Warren Buffet, admit that a 60% success rate is about the industry standard.  Regardless, when you are managing money on behalf of clients, it still makes you a little sick in the stomach when an investment underperforms to your expectations or externalities kick your carefully formulated assumptions to the kerb.  Such was the case for me with Village Roadshow Limited. 

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Overnight: Upping The Ante

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6200.00 – 26.00 – 0.42%
S&P ASX 200 6275.70 – 4.50 – 0.07%
S&P500 0.00 0.00 0.00%
Nasdaq Comp 7707.29 + 35.50 0.46%
DJIA 25333.82 – 81.37 – 0.32%
S&P500 VIX 13.15 + 0.32 2.49%
US 10-year yield 3.00 + 0.04 1.32%
USD Index 94.67 + 0.14 0.15%
FTSE100 7652.91 – 95.85 – 1.24%
DAX30 12737.05 – 68.45 – 0.53%

By Greg Peel

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Overnight: Trade Hope?

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6237.00 + 19.00 0.31%
S&P ASX 200 6280.20 + 1.80 0.03%
S&P500 2816.29 13.69 0.49%
Nasdaq Comp 7671.79 + 41.78 0.55%
DJIA 25415.19 + 108.36 0.43%
S&P500 VIX 12.83 – 1.43 – 10.03%
US 10-year yield 2.96 – 0.01 – 0.37%
USD Index 94.53 + 0.17 0.18%
FTSE100 7748.76 + 47.91 0.62%
DAX30 12805.50 + 7.30 0.06%

By Greg Peel

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The Overnight Report: Toothless

World Overnight
SPI Overnight (Sep) 6224.00 – 2.00 – 0.03%
S&P ASX 200 6278.40 – 21.80 – 0.35%
S&P500 2802.60 – 16.22 – 0.58%
Nasdaq Comp 7630.00 – 107.42 – 1.39%
DJIA 25306.83 – 144.23 – 0.57%
S&P500 VIX 14.26 + 1.23 9.44%
US 10-year yield 2.98 + 0.02 0.51%
USD Index 94.36 – 0.31 – 0.33%
FTSE100 7700.85 – 0.46 – 0.01%
DAX30 12798.20 – 62.20 – 0.48%

By Greg Peel

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