Opening Bell 16.05.2018

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world equity market heatmap


DAX(DEU) -0.06%
CAC(FRA) +0.23%
UKX(GBR) +0.16%
NKY(JPN) -0.38%
SPX(USA) -0.68%
JCI(IDN) -1.38%
INMEX(MEX) -0.51%
XU030(TUR) -1.74%
IBOV(BRA) -0.12%
SHCOMP(CHN) -0.23%
NIFTY(IND) -0.04%
TOP40(ZAF) -1.28%


Brent Crude Oil -0.28%
Ethanol +0.00%
Heating Oil -0.29%
WTI Crude Oil -0.35%
Natural Gas -0.42%
RBOB Gasoline -0.25%
Copper +0.00%
Gold 100oz +0.20%
Silver 5000oz +0.00%
Platinum +0.22%
Palladium -0.60%


USDEUR:+0.06% USDJPY:-0.08%

USDIDR(IDN) +0.43%
USDMXN(MEX) -0.12%
USDNGN(NGA) +0.25%
USDTRY(TUR) +0.09%
USDBRL(BRA) +0.92%
USDCNY(CHN) -0.12%
USDINR(IND) +0.88%
USDRUB(RUS) -0.01%
USDZAR(ZAF) -0.07%
White Sugar +0.00%
Cattle +0.00%
Cotton +0.94%
Feeder Cattle +0.00%
Lumber +0.00%
Orange Juice +0.00%
Wheat +0.20%
Cocoa +0.00%
Coffee (Robusta) +0.00%
Soybeans -0.64%
Sugar #11 +0.00%
Coffee (Arabica) +0.00%
Corn +0.00%
Lean Hogs +0.00%
Soybean Meal -0.58%

Out of 43 world ETFs listed in NYSE that we track, 34 are trading above their 10-day SMA and 24 are trading above their 50-day SMA.

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