Interpretation of confidence ratios
The importance of consumer staples
Bond market confidence ratios
Inflation-protected versus regular bonds
1. What is the common thread between negative divergent action from an A/D line and relationships such as the relative action of consumer staples?
A. There is a broad measure of a subtle loss of confidence by market participants.
B. There are a lot of stocks in the consumer staples sector, so it mimics the A/D line.
C. The A/D line has nothing in common with consumer staples.
2. True or false: When a confidence ratio fails to confirm a new low in a market average, it is a sign of strength that, when confirmed by price ...