Dow declines 21.03 points ( -0.10 %) to settle at 20,975.09.

The US Large Cap S&P 500 index declines 1.16 points ( -0.05 %) and is now at 2,387.45.

The tech heavy Nasdaq declines 0.26 points (-0.00%) closing at 6,025.23.

Oil settles at $49.28 ( -0.69 % from last trading day.)

Gold is now at $1,270.30 ( +0.48 % from previous.)

The 10 year bond yield is at 2.31%. The interest rate of the yield has decreased ( -0.02 %), meaning that the value of the bond has increased. Decreasing bond yield means that the value of the bond increases and benefits bond holders but can discourage people from putting money in bonds.

The percentage of advancing stocks in the InvestDashboard.com stock universe is at 56.60 % while the percent of declining stocks is at 35.95 %. Volume is 17.59 % % from the average. Higher volume means there is higher conviction in this (up) move.

The percent of stocks above the 50 Day Moving Average is 66.70 % while the percent of stocks above the 200 Day Moving Average is 64.60 %. The percent of stocks above the 200 Day Moving Average says that stocks are generally in an uptrend and not yet overbought.

There are 07.55 % of stocks hitting a new 52 week high with 00.68 % of stocks hitting a new 52 week low.

The S&P 500 return over the last 52 weeks is 12.50 %.

The median forward PE is at 17.15, the average 5 year estimated growth is at 12.86 % and average yield is 01.62 %.

The average PEGY ratio (PEGY = (PE Ratio / (Growth+Yield))) is 2.49. The PEGY Ratio of 2.49 is greater than 2 and the market is very expensive!

The average short percent of float is at 07.02 %.

The most traded stocks based on dollar value traded are:

  1. Apple Inc. (AAPL) at 143.68 (-0.85;-00.59 %)
  2. Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) at 909.29 (1.67; 00.18 %)
  3. United States Steel Corporation (X) at 22.78 (-8.33;-26.78 %)
  4. Bank of America Corporation (BAC) at 23.89 (-0.09;-00.38 %)
  5. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) at 482.99 (11.23; 02.38 %)

The winners with above average volume are:

  1. Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. (MTBC) at 1.22 (0.78; 177.27 %)
  2. Sajan, Inc. (SAJA) at 5.7 (1.71; 42.86 %)
  3. Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. (AKBA) at 12.5 (3.13; 33.40 %)
  4. Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) at 17.5 (2.70; 18.24 %)
  5. Real Industry, Inc. (RELY) at 2.4 (0.35; 17.07 %)

The losers with above average volume are:

  1. United States Steel Corporation (X) at 22.78 (-8.33;-26.78 %)
  2. Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (FLXN) at 20.6 (-5.36;-20.65 %)
  3. Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT) at 2.03 (-0.42;-17.14 %)
  4. Seagate Technology plc (STX) at 42.01 (-8.50;-16.83 %)
  5. Atlanticus Holdings Corporation (ATLC) at 2.75 (-0.44;-13.79 %)

Most Recent Financial News (Updated Wed Apr 26 15:00:02 MDT 2017)


  1. Consumer confidence dips in April, missing estimates
  2. Doomsday prepper making millions selling bomb shelters to people
  3. Oil prices turn positive as US crude stockpiles fall more than
  4. An ‘ocean of auto big data’ is coming, says Barclays
  5. ESPN to lay off 100 people, including TV reporters: Source
  6. Google just became the first foreign internet company to launch in
  7. Op-Ed: Here’s the biggest problem with Trump’s tax plan
  8. Here’s what was missing from Trump’s tax plan that Wall Street
  9. House Freedom Caucus says it will support amended Obamacare
  10. JPMorgan says the economy barely grew in the first quarter
  11. Mnuchin says Trump has ‘no intention’ of releasing tax returns
  12. Nintendo has made a huge bet on the Switch console, and tomorrow
  13. Shares of PayPal jump after earnings beat
  14. Here’s the bad news in that bullish US crude stockpile report
  15. The White House just outlined its tax plan. Here’s what’s in it
  16. These companies have the most to gain from Trump’s tax-cut plan
  17. Trump administration reportedly mulls executive order on
  18. Trump is still open to talks on North Korea, but is ‘prepared to
  19. Trump has a plan to change the tax code to make himself much, much
  20. Weight Watchers snags HSN CEO
  21. The last time companies got a break on overseas profits, it didn’t
  22. Who are these people who actually contribute to their IRAs?

As of: Wed Apr 26 15:10:04 MDT 2017

Dow declines -21.03 points (-0.10%) to end at 20,975.09: Wednesday April 26, 2017
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