Warren Buffet Valuation Indicator: US Stocks Overvalued – Q2 2018

Warren Buffett Valuation Indicator The value of all the equities in the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Full Cap Index currently stands at $30.23 trillion dollars. This represents approximately 130% of the country’s GNP. For comparison the long-term average is 74.3% and therefore suggests US stocks are currently on the high side. The chart above measures […]

United States Crude Oil Inventories: Decreased Over Last Week – 24 August 2018

The latest data from the United States Energy Information Association shows that United States crude oil inventories decreased by 2.57 million barrels to 405.79 million barrels as at 24 August 2018. Weekly Change PADD Map See more:

Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Home Price Index: US Home Prices at Record High and Increasing – June 2018

The latest Case-Shiller 20-City Home Price Index indicates home prices are increasing. The index increased from 212.00 in May to 213.07 in June. This puts the index past its last market peak in 2007. See more:

Case-Shiller 10-City Composite Home Price Index: US Home Prices at Record High and Increasing – June 2018

The latest Case-Shiller 10-City Home Price Index indicates home prices are increasing. The index increased from 225.39 in May to 226.36 in June. See more:

Case-Shiller Home Price Index: US Home Prices at Record High and Increasing – June 2018

The latest Case-Shiller Home Price Index indicates home prices are increasing. The index increased from 202.91 in May to 204.48 in June. For reference the index has surpassed its prior peak of 184 in mid 2006. See more:

World Crude Oil Production: Decreased Month Over Month – May 2018

The latest data shows world crude oil production decreased by 0.32 million barrels per day to 81.2 million barrels per day in May 2018. See more:

Total Cryptocurrency Market Capitalization: Decreased Over Last Week – 26 August 2018

The total cryptocurrency market capitalization decreased by $2.15 billion to $215.83 billion on 26 August 2018. This represents a week over week decrease of -1%. Bitcoin accounts for approximately 53.61 percent of the total value of all cryptocurrencies. See more:

Probability of Stock Price Increase Survey – July 2018

The latest sentiment survey in July showed a fall in optimisim over stocks compared to last month. However, overall consumers are still bullish about stocks and expect further price gains over the next twelve months. Approximately 60.6% expect an increase. For comparison this is higher than last month and the 150 day average of 53.1%. […]

House Buying Sentiment: Consumers Say it’s Better to Sell Than Buy – July 2018

The latest survey in July showed consumers think it’s better to sell than buy a home. The current conditions for selling index is 156 and the current conditions for buying index is 137. When respondents were asked ‘what do you think will happen to the prices of homes like yours in your community over the […]