World Markets Snapshot

Last Updated October 21, 2020 2:30 GMT)

By asset group, Energy fared the worst, falling by -2.41% when averaging all 6 instruments in the group; Metals, on the other hand, seemed to fare the best as a group, jumping by an average of 1.53%. Across the board, all CFD risk assets (excluding foreign exchange pairs) dropped -0.18% on average. Drilling down into individual assets, the top performer for the day was Natural Gas, which rose 4.22%, while the worst performer was Ethanol; it ended up dropping -25.12%.

The chart below summarises the performance of key CFD risk assets over the past day.

What Were the Key Moving Average Crossovers in the World Financial Markets?

As for the energy commodity asset class, 8 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. Particularly noteworthy is the cross on Gasoline; it crossed its 200 day moving average. And in the equity indices asset class, 3 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. In that market, Euro Stoxx 50‘s cross on its 200 day moving average stands out as especially worth noting. As for the Forex asset class, 15 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. In that market, EURAUD‘s cross on its 200 day moving average stands out as especially worth noting. As for the mega cap US stocks asset class, 12 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. The highlight? Check out Verizon Communications Inc‘s cross of its 200 day moving average. In the metals asset class, 2 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. Particularly noteworthy in that market is the cross on Platinum; it crossed its 200 day moving average. As for the Top Cryptos asset class, 3 key moving average crosses occurred in the past day. The highlight? Check out Litecoin‘s cross of its 200 day moving average.


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Forex


Individual Currency Pairs: EURAUD, EURNZD, CADJPY, EURJPY, GBPNZD, EURUSD, GBPAUD, EURGBP, CHFJPY, TRYJPY, ZARJPY, EURTRY, EURNOK, CADCHF, EURCHF, GBPJPY, AUDNZD, USDJPY, GBPUSD, USDHKD, EURCAD, USDTRY, USDZAR, AUDJPY, USDNOK, USDCNH, AUDUSD, GBPCHF, USDCHF, NZDJPY, USDMXN, GBPCAD, NZDUSD, EURSEK, USDCAD, AUDCHF, NZDCHF, AUDCAD, NZDCAD, USDSEK


Crypto


Crypto Assets Covered: Bitcoin, Ripple, EOS, Litecoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar


Equity Indices


Stock Indices Covered: IBEX 35, Euro Stoxx 50, S&P 500, Dow Jones, Nasdaq 100, SSE 50 Index, Russell 2000, NIFTY 50, Hang Seng, FTSE 100, CAC 40, NIKKEI 225, ASX 200, DAX


Metals


Individual Metals: Palladium, Platinum, Copper, Silver, Gold


Energy Commodities


Specific Energy Commodity News and Analysis: Natural Gas, Gasoline, Heating Oil, Crude Oil, Brent, Ethanol


US Mega Cap Stocks


Drilldown to Individual US Mega Cap Stocks: Verizon Communications Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, At&T Inc, Merck & Co Inc, Pfizer Inc, International Business Machines Corp, Adobe Inc, Comcast Corp, Unitedhealth Group Inc, Netflix Inc, Tesla Inc, Intel Corp, American International Group Inc, Bank Of America Corp, Citigroup Inc, Wells Fargo & Company, Exxon Mobil Corp, Walt Disney Co, Jpmorgan Chase & Co, Chevron Corp, Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Johnson & Johnson, Boeing Co, Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc, Coca Cola Co, Nvidia Corp, PayPal Holdings Inc, Home Depot Inc, General Electric Co, Walmart Inc, PROCTER & GAMBLE Co, Visa Inc, Amazon Com Inc, Oracle Corp, Microsoft Corp, Pepsico Inc, Mastercard Inc