Dow Jones Breadth Indicators

Dow Jones Breadth Indicators

Overview

Dow Jones & Company, a subsidiary of News Corp, publishes the Wall Street Journal and Barron's. In addition to other data, Dow Jones publishes data based on trading on the NYSE, AMEX, and Nasdaq. Breadth indicators based on new highs and new lows can be used to chart net new highs (new highs less new lows), the high-low ratio (new highs divided by new lows) and the high-low line (cumulative net new highs).

Details


Symbol Group: Dow Jones Breadth

Publisher: Dow Jones & Co

Update Frequency: End-of-day (EOD). 
These indicators are updated after
the market close, usually by 6:00 PM ET. Online Source: www.wsj.com Current Symbols: Catalog link

Chart Example

Dow Jones Breadth

Symbol Sample

Click here for a current list and to see the starting dates for these symbols. The example above shows a sample list of symbols. Note that the starting dates are shown in the symbol catalog under the “first data point” column.

Dow Jones Breadth

Users can search for Dow Jones breadth indicators by quantifying their search criteria using the advanced search functions. Searching for “dow and jones amex nasdaq nyse -industrials” is enough to highlight the Dow Jones breadth indicators (without quotations). The words “dow” and “jones” are required because they are joined with “and”. The words “amex nasdaq nyse” are added without a conjunction, which means they may or may not be part of the name. The word “industrials” is preceded with a minus sign to exclude names with this word from the search results.

Dow Jones Breadth

Resources

TASC Article: StockCharts.com subscribers can access articles on breadth indicators from Stocks & Commodities Magazine (TASC).

ChartSchool: Users can also find articles in our ChartSchool for using Net New Highs.