Major Asset Trends: Divergence of U.S. Stocks and Emerging Market Stocks Continues
MyPlanIQ submits:Last week saw the continued trend: U.S. stocks gained while emerging market stocks lost. Among risk assets, U.S. stocks (VTI) rose 1.69% while emerging market stocks (VWO) had the biggest drop: lost 2.41%. U.S. REITs (VNQ) was again strong, rounding out 2.58% gain. For more detailed performance, refer to here.The following table shows the trend scores for all major assets. U.S. REITs (VNQ, IYR), U.S. stocks (VTI, SPY) and commodities (DBC, GSG) retained their top three spots, clearly showing the continued up trend. Gold (GLD) recovered, notching up to sixth place.
US Equity REITs
International Developed Stks
US High Yield Bonds