RRG Charts

August 2018

RRG Charts

PFE takes the lead in Health Care sector rotation

by Julius de Kempenaer

The Relative Rotation Graph shows the rotation of the Health Care sector over the last five weeks against SPY. The dimmed trails are the other US sectors. The strong rotation from improving into leading at a steady positive RRG-Heading (0-90 degrees) suggests that further improvement against SPY is likely. In this blog, I will take a closer look at the individual members of the Health Care sector and identify some stocks to watch more closely for out- and under-performance. Summary Healthcare sector Read More 

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Value seems to be taking over from growth while small-caps are losing ground

by Julius de Kempenaer

Every now and then I run a Relative Rotation Graph showing the rotation of various size and value/growth indices for the US market. They (can) give good insights into what areas of the stock market are in favor and which ones are rotating out of favor. At the moment these rotational patterns are showing a loss of relative momentum for small-cap stocks and a rotation from growth to value, at least temporary. Relative rotation of size segments in the stock market The Relative Rotation Graph above shows the rotation for the three size-segments of the US Read More 

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Relative Rotation Graphs can show (much) more than just equity sectors (extended)

by Julius de Kempenaer

Relative Rotation Graphs are a great tool to visualize equity sector rotation and they are probably most used for that purpose. However, there are many more areas where RRGs can be used to get a big picture view of what is going on among a group of securities or related financial instruments. A shorter version of this article appeared in the Chartwatchers newsletter of  Saturday 8/4. Commodities One of these areas is commodities. Here at Stockcharts.com commodities are regularly commented on by Greg Schnell, among others, who even has the commodities countdown blog Read More