CNN Fear & Greed Index Shows Negative Sentiment

By on December 20, 2018

CNN Fear and Greed IndexThe Fed raised interest rates 1/4 point yesterday. This roiled the markets as many market watchers believe recent weakness in commodity and stock markets indicate a slowing economy.

A look at the CNN Fear and Greed Index shows investors are much more fearful than they were a few months ago. The current reading is 8, revealing extreme fear. Other sentiment surveys have indicated bearishness is relatively high.

Source: CNN

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