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Study Guide for Technical Analysis Explained Fifth Edition, 5th Edition by Martin J. Pring

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PRICE: THE MAJOR AVERAGES

Questions

Subjects to Be Covered

Types of averages and indexes

Dow Jones Utilities and their relationship to the Industrials

The Value Line as a market indicator

Nature of the Russell Indexes

Global indexes (ETFs) and bond ETFs

1. True or false: The S&P Composite is an unweighted index.

A. True

B. False

2. The DJIA:

A. Is a composite index

B. Is a measure of 30 different stocks from all the principal industries

C. Uses a divisor in its calculation

D. All of the above

3. Fill in the blanks: The DJ Utility Average is i_____ sensitive. This means that it often l_____ the Industrials.

4. Which moving average did William Gordon use in his calculation for the DJIA?

A. 25-week

B. 12-month

C. 45-week

D. 40-week

5. Why is ...

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