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MyTrendTimer : Nasdaq Composite Index of August 16, 2006
Weekly Comment about this asset/index
End of last week, world markets were hit after British officials say they break up airliner bombing plot. Al Qaeda was suspected, as usual. Yesterday, US government announced that the PPI rose a smaller than expected 0.1% (consensus 0.4%) in July, while the more closely watched core rate (ex-food and energy) actually fell 0.3% (consensus 0.2%), lending further credence that another rate hike may not be necessary. Oil slipped to about $73 a barrel on Tuesday as a truce between Israel and Hizbollah held for a second day, easing concern over threats to oil supply in the Middle East. So, even after a major terrorist alert, inflation and geopolitical concerns are decreasing. Situation seems to improve for the stock markets and the various indexes we follow. Dell has surged after saying it's recall of 4.1 mln notebook computer batteries will not affect its financials (i.e. battery maker Sony is expected to bear the estimated $400 mln cost).
Financial InstrumentValue
Instrument NameNasdaq Composite Index
Underlying instrumentNASDAQ 100 Trust Shares (QQQQ)
Current Trend/Signal Bearish (last signal was a Sell)
Date (dd.MM.yyyy)16.08.2006
Generated Operations Chart
A chart image to backtest the model buy and sell signals
Generated Operations
NatureDate (dd.MM.yyyy)# Days previous op.QuoteResult previous op.
Return and result for this asset
Time Weighted Return ofValue (over the Period)
Buy and Hold-48.80
Model Buy and Hold+11.03
Model Long Only+21.25
Model Short Only+5.92
Model Long and Short+28.43
Time Weighted Return ofValue (Annualized)
Buy and Hold-10.79
Model Buy and Hold+2.44
Model Long Only+4.70
Model Short Only+1.31
Model Long and Short+6.29
Model OverPerf vs Model Buy and HoldValue (Annualized)
Model Long vs Model Buy and Hold+2.26
Model Short vs Model Buy and Hold-1.13
Model Long and Short vs Model Buy and Hold+3.85
Model OverPerf vs Buy and HoldValue (Annualized)
Model Long vs Buy and Hold+15.49
Model Short vs Buy and Hold+12.10
Model Long and Short vs Buy and Hold+17.08
Various statistical indicators for this asset
Last 20 quotes StatisticsValue
Mean quote2'069.30
Standard Deviation21.00
Lowest quote2'020.39
Highest quote2'115.01
Max Daily Loose percent-1.98
Max Daily Gain percent2.22
Simple Perf.3.51
Last 5 quotes StatisticsValue
Mean quote2'072.44
Standard Deviation21.56
Lowest quote2'057.71
Highest quote2'115.01
Max Daily Loose percent-0.68
Max Daily Gain percent2.22
Simple Perf.2.63
Previous year StatisticsValue
Mean quote2'099.62
Standard Deviation86.12
Lowest quote1'904.18
Highest quote2'273.37
Max Daily Loose percent-2.06
Max Daily Gain percent2.54
Simple Perf.1.37
First quote2'175.44
Last quote2'205.32
Current year StatisticsValue
Mean quote2'226.21
Standard Deviation98.88
Lowest quote2'020.39
Highest quote2'370.88
Max Daily Loose percent-2.35
Max Daily Gain percent2.96
Simple Perf.-4.10
First quote2'205.32
Last quote2'115.01
Quotes UsedValue
Quote File UsedNASDAQ_20060816.csv
# of Quotes1651
File first date (dd.MM.yyyy)03.01.2000
File first quote4'131.15
File last date (dd.MM.yyyy)15.08.2006
File last quote2'115.01
First data considered (dd.MM.yyyy)16.05.2000
First data considered3'717.57
Min. Quote date (dd.MM.yyyy)09.10.2002
Min. Quote value1'114.11
Max Quote date (dd.MM.yyyy)10.03.2000
Max Quote value5'048.62
Max daily drop date (dd.MM.yyyy)14.04.2000
Max Daily Drop percent-9.67
Max daily gain date (dd.MM.yyyy)03.01.2001
Max daily Gain percent14.17
Operations StatisticsValue
# Generated operations14
Avg # op. by year3.10
# Days1628
# Days in years4.52
Biggest loose (Long only)-9.87
Program NameMyTrendTimer v0.99.70
Java Version1.5.0_06
OS NameLinux
OS Version2.6.16-1.2133_FC5
Calculation Time (Ms)2398
Tech Id597633272-130930
XML output fileNASDAQ_20060816.xml
Web Root
Complete Xml URL
# Warnings found0
Generated on (dd.MM.yyyy HH:mm:ss)16.08.2006 17:44:20
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