Market Sentiment Indicators

Market Sentiment Indicators Chart showing that most market sentiment indicators are now reaching high levels. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Global Equity Market Sentiment

Global Equity Market Sentiment Chart suggesting that global investors have become euphoric again. Image: Nomura

US Equity Market Sentiment and Relative ETF Flows Since 2018

US Equity Market Sentiment and Relative ETF Flows Since 2018 This chart shows the correlation between US equity market sentiment and relative ETF flows recently. Inflow to US equity type ETF has picked up recently​. Image: Nomura

“U.S. Stock Market, No Froth In Sight” Says Stock Market Sentiment Index

“U.S. Stock Market, No Froth In Sight” Says Stock Market Sentiment Index Keep in mind that it is just another investor sentiment tool. But it does not show at all if the US stock market is overvalued or undervalued. See our stock market valuation model (99% correlation and R² = 0.97 since 1970).

NAAIM Exposure Index – Investor Sentiment​

NAAIM Exposure Index – Investor Sentiment The National Association of Active Investment Managers Exposure Index represents the two-week moving average exposure to U.S. equity markets reported by NAAIM members. The NAAIM Exposure Index stands at 94% this week. NAAIM members are still very optimistic & bullish. Image: National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM)

U.S. AAII Sentiment Survey and S&P 500

U.S. AAII Sentiment Survey and S&P 500 This chart shows that market sentiment is important to contrarian investors. Image: Pictet Asset Management

U.S. Consumer Sentiment

U.S. Consumer Sentiment The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index is more sensitive to financial markets, whereas the Conference Board Index reflects labor market conditions. Image: J.P. Morgan