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As of 03/19/2019
  Industrials: 25,887 -26.72 -0.1%  
  Transports: 10,277 -137.04 -1.3%  
  Utilities: 768 -8.57 -1.1%  
  Nasdaq: 7,724 +9.47 +0.1%  
  S&P 500: 2,833 -0.37 0.0%  
YTD
 +11.0%  
 +12.1%  
 +7.8%  
 +16.4%  
 +13.0%  
  Tom's Targets    Overview: 03/14/2019  
  Down arrow26,900 or 25,200 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow10,700 or 9,900 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow785 or 750 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow7,900 or 7,300 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow2,875 or 2,700 by 04/01/2019
As of 03/19/2019
  Industrials: 25,887 -26.72 -0.1%  
  Transports: 10,277 -137.04 -1.3%  
  Utilities: 768 -8.57 -1.1%  
  Nasdaq: 7,724 +9.47 +0.1%  
  S&P 500: 2,833 -0.37 0.0%  
YTD
 +11.0%  
 +12.1%  
 +7.8%  
 +16.4%  
 +13.0%  
  Tom's Targets    Overview: 03/14/2019  
  Down arrow26,900 or 25,200 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow10,700 or 9,900 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow785 or 750 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow7,900 or 7,300 by 04/01/2019
  Down arrow2,875 or 2,700 by 04/01/2019

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This page shows the industry relative strength rankings for all of the stocks and industries that I follow on a daily basis. This gives you not only the relative performance of the industries, but the entire list of stocks that fill my portfolio (no, I do not own them all...I usually hold less than 10 issues).

For information on why industry relative strength is so important, see Industry Relative Strength. A rank of 1 is the best performing industry, and it is listed first, below, followed by the list of stocks comprising the industry. Since industry relative strength information is rare, I will update the list once a week, after Friday's close. Not all of the industries shown below were included in the industry relative strength research study. Excluded were ETFs (Investment Co. (foreign and domestic) and any market index or average.

Relative Strength Rank: Download Information

Note: Several of the files below have not been updated with symbol information. For the most current list of stocks, you can download the RSStocks.xls file. The symbols are listed on the far right of the sheet (column O, unless it moved). If you do not own Excel, then you can get the list from here, which is the same as the Industry Performance list of stocks below, except that it is formatted in html. If you need the symbols ONLY, then I can provide it, but be sure you reference this web page in your email, otherwise I will likely send you back here. Email me.

For the symbols used in the chart pattern indicator, they are updated as the list changes and are available/discussed in #5 below.


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1. Tom Helget (email THelget@aol.com) has put together several files to make downloading stocks in the industry list easier. The first is a spreadsheet that updates the quote information automatically to generate the industry strength list. It uses XLQ (http://www.qmatix.com/XLQ.htm) add-on for Excel to collect the data from Yahoo. The file has not been updated for recent symbol additions. See the above Note.

2a. Tom Helget has another file for MLDownloader (.mld extension). It is a list of symbols to make downloading the industry files for MLDownloader easier. The file is contained in a zip file with item 2b, below. The file has not been updated for recent symbol additions. See the above Note.

2b. Tom built a comma separated values (.csv) file that lists the stocks used in my database. Along with 2a above, it is located in a compressed file here: RSFiles.zip. The .csv file is a text file compatible with Excel/word processor/spreadsheet programs. The file has not been updated for recent symbol additions. See the above Note.

3. The next file is an Excel spreadsheet showing industry performance over the prior day, week, month, 3, and 6 months. You can download it by clicking here. I update it weekly.

4. The last file is an Excel spreadsheet showing a list of stock performance over the prior day, week, month, 3, and 6 months. You can download it by clicking here. I update it weekly.

5. The most recent list of symbols used in the chart pattern indicator can be downloaded from the list or viewed here, including changes to the list.

Relative Strength Rank: Industry Performance

Listed from the best performing industry to the worst.

-- Thomas Bulkowski

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Information was updated on 03/15/2019. Listed from the best performing industry to the worst.

1. Semiconductor Cap Equip.:

AMAT, BRKS, KLAC, KLIC, LRCX, RMBS, SMTC, TER, XLNX

2. Precision Instrument:

BMI, CGNX, DHR, TMO, WAT

3. Electric Utility (East):

AES, ED, D, DUK, EXC, FE, NEE, PPL, PEG, SO

4. Electric Utility (Central):

AEE, AEP, CNP, DTE, EVRG, MGEE, NI, OGE, IDU, XLU

5. Computer Software and Svcs:

ADBE, ADSK, CDNS, FIS, FEYE, FTNT, GPN, INTU, RAMP, MSFT, PANW, RHT, SYMC, SNPS, TDC

6. Shoe:

BOOT, CAL, CROX, DECK, NKE, RCKY, SKX, WWW

7. Financial Services:

AXP, DFS, EZPW, MA, PYPL, V, WU

8. Household Products:

CHD, CLX, CL, KMB, NWL, PG, IYK, XLP

9. Packaging and Container:

ATR, AVY, BLL, BMS, BERY, CCK, PKG, SEE, SLGN

10. Advertising:

HHS, IPG, LAMR, MCHX, MDCA, OMC, OUT

11. Insurance (Diversified):

AFL, AON, AIZ, CNO, PFG, TMK, UNM

12. Electric Utility (West):

AVA, BKH, EIX, EE, HE, IDA, PCG, PNW, POR, SRE, XEL

13. Short ETFs:

DOG, DXD, PSQ, QID, SH, SDS, SMN, SKF, DUG, SRS

14. IT Services:

ACN, ACIW, DOX, ADP, CACI, CTSH, CSGS, FICO, FISV, JKHY, MANH, PAYX, SEIC, NOW

15. E-Commerce:

AKAM, CHKP, CSOD, EIGI, FB, OTEX, CRM

16. Chemical (Specialty):

BCPC, FOE, NEU, PKE, POL, KWR, TG

17. Toiletries/Cosmetics:

AVP, COTY, EL, HELE, IPAR, NUS, RGS, REV

18. Investment Co. (Foreign):

FXI, EWA, EWO, EWK, EWZ, EWC, ECH, EEM, EWQ, EWG, EWH, EIS, EWI, EWJ, EWM, EWW, EPP, EWS, EZA, EWY, EWP, EWD, EWL, EWT, THD, EWU, IEV, IXC, IXN, ILF, MXI

19. Metals and Mining (Div.):

CENX, CLF, WIRE, FCX, HL, KALU, MTRN, SCCO, SLCA, IYM, SLV, GLD

20. Insurance (Prop/Casualty):

ALL, AFG, AIG, ACGL, AXS, CINF, CNA, RE, THG, HIG, L, ORI, PGR, RLI, SIGI, TRV, WRB

21. Metal Fabricating:

BOOM, ITW, KMT, LAWS, MLI, TKR, VMI

22. Medical Supplies:

ABT, BAX, BIO, XRAY, HSIC, HOLX, ISRG, IVC, JNJ, MDT, OMI, PDCO, SRDX, IHI

23. Medical Services:

AXDX, AMED, ANTM, CNC, NVTA, LH, PETS, DGX

24. Insurance (Life):

AEL, AGO, FFG, GNW, LNC, PRU, RGA

25. None:

^DJU, ^DJT, ^DJI, ^IXIC, ^GSPC

26. Cement and Aggregates:

CX, CRH, EXP, MLM, SUM, VMC

27. Investment Co. (Domestic):

DBA, PHO, XLY, XLF, XLI, XLK

28. Drug:

ALKS, BMY, IDXX, INCY, LLY, MRK, MYL, PFE, TEVA, IHE, PJP, XLV

29. Long ETFs:

DDM, ICF, IYH, IHF, IAT, TUR, QLD, PEJ, QQQ, SSO, SPY

30. Machinery:

CMCO, CMI, CW, DOV, FLS, GGG, HURC, IEX

31. Computers and Peripherals:

AAPL, CSCO, EFII, EMR, NTAP, ZBRA

32. Diversified Co.:

MMM, AJRD, CR, GE, HSC, PICO, ROK, SXI, TFX, TXT, UTX

33. Healthcare Information:

EVH, HQY, INOV, MDSO, NXGN, OMCL, PINC, TDOC, VEEV

34. Natural Gas (Distributor):

CLNE, EOG, NJR, SWX, SR, UGI, WMB

35. Electronics:

DDD, APH, AXE, ARW, CLS, CTS, FLEX, GPRO, ITGR, PLXS, ROG, SSYS, VC, QTEC, BOTZ, ROBO

36. Homebuilding:

BZH, DHI, HOV, KBH, LEN, MHO, MDC, PHM, TOL, ITB, XHB

37. Biotechnology:

ABC, AMGN, ANIK, BIIB, BMRN, CELG, CRL, GILD, ILMN, JAZZ, MYGN, PDLI, TECH, VRTX, IBB, PBE

38. Chemical (Diversified):

APD, ALB, BRC, CBT, EMN, IPI, MOS, PPG

39. Human Resources:

AMN, CCRN, HSII, NSP, KELYA, KFRC, MAN, ASGN, RHI

40. Aerospace/Defense:

AA, BA, FLIR, GD, HON, LMT, NOC, RTN, ITA, PPA, XAR

41. Natural Gas (Diversified):

ATO, COG, DVN, EQT, NFG, SWN, UNG

42. Semiconductor:

AEIS, AMD, CREE, CY, FORM, IDTI, INTC, MU, NVDA, TXN, SOXX, SMH

43. Retail Store:

BIG, COST, DDS, JCP, KSS, M, JWN, TGT, TJX, TUES, WMT, IYC, XRT

44. Internet:

AABA, AMZN, BKNG, EBAY, FFIV, GOOGL, JCOM, NFLX, STMP, TZOO, VRSN, FDN

45. Chemical (Basic):

ASH, CE, CF, FMC, OLN, SMG, SHW, WLK

46. Securities Brokerage:

ETFC, GS, IBKR, MS, RJF, SCHW, AMTD, IAI

47. Petroleum (Integrated):

CVX, COP, XOM, MRO, MUR, VLO, IYE, IEO, IGE, XLE

48. Furn/Home Furnishings:

AYI, BSET, ETH, HNI, TILE, KBAL, LZB, LEG, MLHR, SCS, TPX

49. Building Materials:

AMWD, APOG, AWI, FRD, GFF, HAYN, IIIN, LXU, MAS, NCS, NWPX, TREX, USG, XLB

50. Telecom. Equipment:

ADTN, ARRS, CIEN, CMTL, GLW, HLIT, HRS, INFN, NTGR, QCOM, IYZ

51. Food Processing:

ADM, BG, CALM, CPB, CAG, FDP, GIS, HSY, K, LANC

52. Information Services:

ADS, CLGX, EFX, FDS, IT, MCO, WEX

53. Apparel:

ANF, AEO, ASNA, CHS, GPS, GES, HBI, LB, NWY, OXM, RL, SMRT, TPR, VFC

54. Retail Building Supply:

BECN, BLDR, CBPX, FAST, HD, IBP, LOW, PATK, TSCO, WSO

55. Trucking/Transp. Leasing:

ARCB, FWRD, HTLD, HUBG, JBHT, MRTN, SAIA, WERN

56. Air Transport:

ATSG, ALK, ERA, EXPD, FDX, JBLU, LUV, UPS

57. Retail (Special Lines):

BBBY, BBY, BBW, CONN, GME, ROST, TLRD, WSM

58. Petroleum (Producing):

APC, APA, CLR, HP, NBL, OXY, USO

59. Oilfield Svcs/Equipment:

DO, DRQ, ESV, MTRX, NBR, NOV, NE, PTEN, PES, RDC, RES, SLB, RIG, IEZ, PXJ

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Written by and copyright © 2005-2019 by Thomas N. Bulkowski. All rights reserved. Disclaimer: You alone are responsible for your investment decisions. See Privacy/Disclaimer for more information. Some pattern names are the registered trademarks of their respective owners. Wrinkled was not one of the things I wanted to be when I grew up.