AAII Sentiment Survey: Neutral Sentiment Stays Above 40%

The percentage of individual investors describing their short-term outlook for stocks as “neutral” stayed above 40% for a second consecutive week in the AAII Sentiment Survey. The latest results show a further decline in optimism and rise in pessimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, fell 3.1 percentage…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Neutral Sentiment Rebounds Strongly

The percentage of individual investors describing their short-term outlook for stock prices as “neutral” rebounded strongly in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Optimism pulled back, as did pessimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, fell 8.4 percentage points to 34.7%. The drop puts optimism back below its historical…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Optimism Rebounds Above Historical Average

Optimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of the stock market rebounded, rising above its historical average. This week’s AAII Sentiment Survey also showed lower neutral sentiment and lower pessimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, rose 15.2 percentage points to 43.1%. Optimism was last higher on…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Optimism Now Is Unusually Low

Optimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of the stock market decreased further, falling to a three-month low. This week’s AAII Sentiment Survey also showed higher neutral sentiment and lower pessimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, declined 0.6 percentage points to 27.9%. Optimism was last lower…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Pessimism Surges Above 40%

Pessimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of stock prices is above 40% for just the second time this year. The latest AAII Sentiment Survey also shows a large drop in optimism and a decrease in the percentage of investors describing their outlook as neutral. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Optimism Pulls Back, Stays Above Average

Optimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of the stock market pulled back, but remains above its historical average (albeit barely so) in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Meanwhile, pessimism rebounded and neutral sentiment rose. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, fell 6.1 percentage points to 38.7%….

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Optimism Rebounds, But Stays Below Average

Optimism about the short-term direction of stocks rebounded, but remains below average according to the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Pessimism, meanwhile, pulled back after having risen last week. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, rose 5.1 percentage points to 33.5%. Optimism remains below its historical average of 38.5%…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Pessimism Falls to a Six-Week Low

Pessimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of stock prices is at a six-week low according to the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. This week’s survey also shows higher neutral sentiment and lower optimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, declined by 0.9 percentage points to 36.9%. Optimism…

 

AAII Sentiment Survey: Optimism Rebounds as Pessimism Falls

Optimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of the stock market rebounded to its highest level since February in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. At the same time, pessimism fell after having reached an unusually high level last week. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, rose 11.7…