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In this section, you will find important DAX index news, actionable trading ideas, and a live DAX 30 chart to help you understand the markets better.

The DAX 30 Index (Deutscher Aktienindex) is a blue-chip stock market index consisting of the thirty biggest companies in Germany in terms of market cap, traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The base date for the DAX 30 is December 30, 1987, and from a base value of 1,000. The DAX price index followed the Börsen-Zeitung index, which historically extends back to 1959.

Some of the German companies listed in the DAX 30 are Adidas (ADS), Bayer (BAYN), BASF (BAS), Daimler (DAI), Siemens (SIE), Allianz (ALV) and Henkel (HEN). The DAX 30 is used worldwide as a leading index for the German economy and serves as the basis for more than 150,000 financial products. The selection of companies in the DAX index is based on the quantitative criteria of order book volume and free float market capitalization.

The reporting date for collecting data is the last trading day of the month for which the ranking list is created. The ranking list is created and published monthly by Deutsche Börse AG. The index composition of DAX is reviewed every September based on the Regular Exit and Regular Entry rules.

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DAX Index Crashes 2.60% as SAP Share Price Collapses by 20%

The DAX index is set to open lower today as investors react to the rising possibility of a double recession in Germany. Futures tied to the index are trading at €12,386, which is the lowest it has been since September 25. Germany Covid-19 cases continue rising The biggest concern for...

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Here’s Why the DAX Index Rose by 100 Points Today

The DAX index is up by more than 1% today as traders react to the strong economic data from Germany and Europe. The index is trading at €12,675, which is substantially higher than this week’s low of €12,350. All companies in the DAX index are in the green today after […]


Dax Index: Ascending Triangle Suggests Another 1,000 Points Rally

Dax index struggles to advance, despite forming a bullish pattern. For more than four months now, it consolidates against horizontal resistance, putting pressure to break higher. The secret of an ascending triangle is that the price will break higher eventually, but only with one condition. That is, the series of […]