Find out what is moving stock market indices such as the FTSE 100, Dow 30, S&P 500, DAX 30, and Nasdaq 100 by our experienced traders and market strategists. We cover all major indices, but also write about smaller and volatile indices such as the South African stock market index.

To better understand stock market indices, we help you to stay on top of global and domestic economic issues, central bank, and government policies. We also provide actionable information such as relevant technical analysis to understand better what where traders are placing their entry, stop loss, and take profit orders.


Dax Index Double Top Points to a Move to 13,400

Dax index appears to have formed a double top pattern at the 14,150 level. The leading German index failed to hold above 14,000 despite trying to do so all day yesterday. On the one hand, the bullishness in the Dow Jones helped the Dax, but the weakness in the tech […]


S&P 500 Index Drops Below 3900 On Inflation Fears

Fears about inflation due to expectations of a faster recovery of the global economy have caused a fall in global stock markets and a move towards commodities and spot metals.  The S&P 500 index is sharply lower, trading at 3883.1 or 0.6% off the pace despite strong gains in the […]


Dax Index Triple Top Suggests More Downside Possible

Dax index failed to hold above the 14,000 level and now trades with a bearish tone. While the series of higher lows remains in place, the market looks vulnerable to more downside. The Dax followed the stock market exuberance seen since last November. From the moment that the pharmaceutical companies […]


FTSE 100: NatWest Share Price in Focus After Earnings

The FTSE 100 is down for the fourth straight day as investors reflect on the latest NatWest earnings and the rising yields in the United States. The index is trading at £6,600, which is lower than this week’s high of £6,795. FTSE news: The biggest story in the FTSE 100 […]

Dax Index

DAX Index Forms Double Top Ahead of Allianz Earnings

The DAX index is falling in the futures market as investors react to the rising yields in the United States. The index is trading at €13,950, which is slightly below this week’s high of €14,115. DAX news: The German DAX index is falling because of the rising yields in the […]

Hang Seng

Hang Seng Index Pares Gains as US Yields Rise – Buy the Dip?

The Hang Seng index retreated today as investors reflected on the rising US treasury yields and the rising fears of inflation. The blue-chip Hong Kong index is trading at H$30,553, which is lower than this week’s high of HS31,775. Other Asian indices like the Nikkei 225 and Shanghai also fell. […]