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TD Ameritrade IMX  
Released On 7/10/2017 12:30:00 PM For Jun, 2017
PriorActual
Level6.13 6.58 

Highlights
TD Ameritrade clients were buying stocks in June at the same time that volatility in widely held names increased, making for a big jump in the investor movement index to a record 6.58 in June from 6.13 in May. The Nasdaq, home to many favorite stocks including Apple, Facebook and Amazon which were all client net buys in the month, fell 1.1 percent in June vs small gains for the Dow and S&P 500.

Definition
The Investor Movement Index, (or the IMX), is a proprietary, behavior-based index created by TD Ameritrade designed to provide insight into Main Street sentiment. The IMX measures what investors are actually doing, and how they are actually positioned in the markets. The IMX does this by using data representing the holdings/positions, trading activity and other data from an anonymous sample from six million funded accounts. These data are used to create a snapshot that can be monitored over time, or compared to other market indicators, to suggest the current sentiment of the real portfolios held by retail investors.  Why Investors Care
 

2017 Release Schedule
Released On: 1/92/63/64/105/86/57/108/79/510/911/612/4
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