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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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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American and European futures are tumbling today as the number of Covid-19 cases continue rising around the world. In the US, futures tied to the Dow Jones, S&P 500, and Nasdaq 100 are down by 0.70%, 0.68%, and 0.50%, respectively. Rising Covid-19 cases In Europe, DAX index, FTSE 100, and […]
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 […]
Global stocks are mixed today as traders react to overnight debate between Donald Trump and Biden, corporate earnings, and the rising number of Covid-19 cases in Europe. In the United States, Dow Jones, S&P 500, and Nasdaq 100 futures are down by more than 0.20% as the US dollar index […]
The DAX index is tumbling today as investors continue to worry about the upcoming US election and the overall stronger euro. The market is also focusing on the ongoing earning season from the United States and Europe. The blue-chip German index is down by more than 1.25% and is trading […]
The DAX index has turned lower in early trading as investors remain concerned about the stronger euro and the stimulus situation in the United States. The index is trading at €12,690, which is lower than the intraday low of €12,817. A key concern among investors is that the euro has […]
US futures are rising as investors react to strong earnings from companies like Procter & Gamble (P&G), Texas Instruments, and Snap. The Dow Jones, S&P 500 index, and Nasdaq 100 are up by 0.60%, 0.65%, and 0.57%, respectively. The closely-watched fear and greed index remains at 58, which is a […]
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 […]
The DAX index is bouncing back today after tumbling by more than 3% yesterday as investors react to the auto registration numbers released today. The index is trading at €12,765, which is higher than yesterday’s low of €12,600. German automakers like Daimler, Volkswagen, and BMW are the best-performing stocks in […]
Global stocks are mixed today as investors remain worried about the rising number of Covid-19 cases. In Asia, the Hang Seng index has jumped by 0.78% while in Japan, the Nikkei 225 index has dropped by 0.35%. In the United States, Dow Jones and S&P 500 index futures are struggling […]