The healthcare sector saw a weaker performance in October 2017.
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLU), which tracks the performance of the utility sector, rose nearly 3.8% so far in October 2017.
The Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK), which tracks the performance of the technology sector, provided a strong performance so far in October 2017.
The Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF), which tracks the performance of the financial sector, had risen nearly 3.2% on a month-to-date basis as of October 30, 2017.
The dollar index had fallen nearly 7.2% on a year-to-date basis as of October 27, 2017.
The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the volatility in the S&P 500 Index, rose nearly 8.3% in October 2017.
The S&P 500 Index (SPY) had a strong performance in October 2017, touching a record high of 2,582.98 on October 27.
The iShares MSCI All Country World Index ETF (ACWI), which tracks the performance of the global economy, rose nearly 2% so far in October 2017.
The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index has risen to 100.7 so far in October 2017 compared to 95.1 in September.
The Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index is at 17.6 in October 2017 compared to 17 in September 2017.
According to a report by the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), the Eurozone ZEW Economic Sentiment Index fell to 26.7 so far in October compared to 31.7 in September.
According to a report from the European Commission, the Eurozone Consumer Confidence Index stood at -1 so far in October compared to -1.2 in September 2017.
According to data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, US retail sales rose 1.6% in September 2017, which was marginally below the market’s expectations of a 1.7% rise.
On a year-over-year basis, the Eurozone Inflation (VGK) (IEV) (EZU) Index stood at 1.5% in September 2017, the same as in August 2017.
According to the report provided by the Office for National Statistics, on a monthly basis, the United Kingdom’s inflation index stood at 0.3% in September 2017 as compared to a 0.6% improvement in August 2017.
According to data provided by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the US Consumer Price Index, or the inflation index, rose 0.5% in September 2017 compared with a 0.4% improvement in August 2017.
In this series, we’ll analyze the performance of the Eurozone Consumer Confidence Index and the ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in October 2017.
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