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 S&P 500 Year To Date (YTD) Returns: 0.3 %
 S&P 500 Weekly Performance: 1.58 %
 S&P 500 Daily Performance: 1.34 %
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Short Term Trend for S&P 500
24 / 100
December 11, 2018 - All the three primary trends (long term, mid-term and short term) for S&P 500 index are faltering.

The overall Smart Investing & Trading Score is 24 (0-bearish to 100-bullish) which puts S&P 500 index in short term bearish to neutral trend.

The Smart Investing & Trading Score from previous trading session is 17 and hence an improvement of trend.
Here are the Smart Investing & Trading Scores of the most requested S&P 500 stocks at 12Stocks.com (click stock name for detailed review):

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12Stocks.com: Top Performing S&P 500 Index Stocks
Hot S&P 500 Stocks of 2018 We try to spot trends by analyzing the performances of various stocks or components within S&P 500 Index and try to find best performing stocks. The movers and shakers. The winners and losers.

The top performing S&P 500 Index stocks year to date are
Advanced Micro[97%] TripAdvisor [80%] Fortinet [74%]
ABIOMED [74%] Advance Auto[68%] Chipotle Mexican[65%]
Under Armour[58%] Under Armour[55%] HCA Holdings[55%]
McCormick & [50%] Illumina [50%] Boston Scientific[48%]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by year-to-date performance

Now, more recently, over last week, the top performing S&P 500 Index stocks on the move are
EQT [9.6%] Broadcom [8%] Northrop Grumman[6.8%]
Cooper [6.7%] Fortinet [6.3%] ProShares Ultra[6%]
H&R Block[5.7%] Raytheon [5.3%] Microchip [5.2%]
Microsoft [5.1%] Wynn Resorts[4.9%] General Dynamics[4.9%]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by weekly performance

Unfortunately not all S&P 500 stocks have done well this year. Investors of these stocks hope they have seen the worst and hope that these stocks are set to bounce back. The bearish stocks in this index year to date (YTD) are
EQT [-65%] Coty [-61%] General Electric[-59%]
Mohawk Industries[-56%] Aflac [-50%] Invesco [-50%]
Affiliated Managers[-50%] Newfield Exploration[-49%] Western Digital[-47%]
L Brands[-47%] DENTSPLY SIRONA[-44%] Pentair [-43%]
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Investors can get enhanced performance by riding the current stock trends. Using complex algorithms, 12Stocks.com has come up with Smart Investing & Trading Scores (on 0-bearish to 100-bullish scale) to identify best trending stocks. Top trending S&P 500 stocks are
Extra Space[100] AutoZone [100] Crown Castle[100]
Entergy [100] Sempra [100] Dominion Resources[100]
Consolidated Edison[100] American Electric[100] Exelon [100]
CMS [100] American Water[100] NextEra [100]
View complete list of S&P 500 stocks by 12Stocks.com trends

12Stocks.com: Investing in S&P 500 Index with Stocks
The following table helps investors and traders sort through current performance and trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score) of various stocks in the S&P 500 Index.

Quick View: Move mouse or cursor over stock symbol (ticker) to view short-term technical chart and over stock name to view long term chart. Click on to add stock symbol to your watchlist and to view watchlist. Click on any ticker or stock name for detailed market intelligence report for that stock.

12Stocks.com Performance of Stocks in S&P 500 Index

TickerStock NameWatchlistCategoryRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %YTD Change%
SOSouthern  Utilities 47.55930.69%-1.13%
SYKStryker  Health Care173.27401.20%11.90%
AMTAmerican Tower Financials166.64800.27%16.80%
DDominion Resources Utilities 76.17100-0.13%-6.03%
KMBKimberly-Clark  Consumer Staples114.90421.06%-4.77%
PRUPrudential Financial Financials85.2372.32%-25.87%
KMIKinder Morgan Energy16.29141.56%-9.85%
ITWIllinois Tool Industrials132.98171.78%-20.30%
AETAetna  Health Care212.70700.00%17.91%
ADPAutomatic Data Technology141.8071.48%21.00%
RTNRaytheon  Industrials173.8371.53%-7.46%
CSXCSX  Transports69.59171.89%26.50%
ANTMAnthem  Health Care281.18711.63%24.96%
HALHalliburton  Energy29.40170.39%-39.85%
COFCapital One Financials83.5071.27%-16.15%
NOCNorthrop Grumman Industrials275.1171.81%-10.36%
REGNRegeneron  Health Care382.32691.25%1.69%
CMECME  Financials192.03460.88%31.48%
PSXPhillips 66 Energy90.12291.44%-10.90%
AMATApplied Materials Technology35.09202.71%-31.35%
CCLCarnival  Services & Goods57.14171.40%-13.91%
ESRXExpress Scripts Health Care97.23461.27%30.27%
CICigna  Health Care209.08511.46%2.95%
JCIJohnson Controls Services & Goods32.76491.27%-14.04%
BDXBecton Dickinson Health Care238.66180.94%11.49%
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S&P 500: Technical Analysis, Trends & YTD Performance
S&P 500 index as represented by SPY, an exchange-traded fund [ETF], holds basket of five hundred (mostly largecap) stocks from across all major sectors of the US stock market.

The S&P 500 index (contains stocks like Apple and Exxon) is up by 0.28% and is currently outperforming the overall market by 0.51% year-to-date. Below is a quick view of technical charts and trends:

SPY Weekly Chart
Long Term Trend: Not Good
Medium Term Trend: Deteriorating

SPY Daily Chart
Short Term Trend: Not Good
Overall Trend Score: 24
YTD Performance: 0.28%
**Trend Scores & Views Are Only For Educational Purposes And Not For Investing

12Stocks.com: Investing in S&P 500 Index using Exchange Traded Funds
The following table shows list of key exchange traded funds (ETF) that help investors track S&P 500 index.

The following list also includes leveraged ETF funds that track twice or thrice the daily returns of S&P 500 indices. Short or inverse ETF funds move in the opposite direction to the index they track and are useful during market pullbacks or during bear markets.

Quick View: Move mouse or cursor over ETF symbol (ticker) to view short-term technical chart and over ETF name to view long term chart. Click on ticker or stock name for detailed view. Click on to add stock symbol to your watchlist and to view watchlist.

12Stocks.com List of ETFs that track S&P 500 Index

TickerETF NameWatchlistRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %Week %Year-to-date %
SPYSPDR S&P 500 ETF 267.61241.341.580.28%
IVViShares Core S&P 500 269.40241.281.290.2%
VOOVanguard 500 ETF 245.69241.291.290.16%
OEFiShares S&P 100 119.30241.361.580.56%
SSOProShares Ultra S&P500 106.22172.752.76-2.93%
UPROProShares UltraPro S&P500 42.89174.034.39-8.14%
SPXLDirexion Daily S&P500 Bull 3X ETF 40.70244.154.44-8.19%
SHProShares Short S&P500 29.6576-1.17-1.23-1.76%
SDSProShares UltraShort S&P500 38.4676-2.61-2.88-6.13%
SPXUProShares UltraPro Short S&P500 39.7271-4.06-4.4-12.45%
SPXSDirexion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3X ETF 26.3983-3.83-3.86-11.92%
 Smart Investing & Trading Score (0-Bearish to 100-Bullish)
12Stocks.com: Charts, Trends, Fundamental Data and Performances of S&P 500 Stocks
We now take in-depth look at all S&P 500 stocks including charts, multi-period performances and overall trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score).

One can sort S&P 500 stocks (click link to choose) by Daily, Weekly and by Year-to-Date performances. Also, one can sort by size of the company or by market capitalization.
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Stock Chart of The Southern CompanySO The Southern Company
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 49487.3 Millions
Recent Price: 47.55    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 93
Day Percent Change: 0.69%    
Day Change: 0.33
Week Change: 1.13%    
Year-to-date Change: -1.1%
SO Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add SO to Watchlist:       View:      Get SO Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Stryker CorporationSYK Stryker Corporation
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Medical Appliances & Equipment
MarketCap: 49456.6 Millions
Recent Price: 173.27    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 40
Day Percent Change: 1.20%    
Day Change: 2.05
Week Change: 2.67%    
Year-to-date Change: 11.9%
SYK Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add SYK to Watchlist:       View:      Get SYK Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of American Tower CorporationAMT American Tower Corporation
Sector: Financials
SubSector: REIT - Diversified
MarketCap: 49118.4 Millions
Recent Price: 166.64    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 80
Day Percent Change: 0.27%    
Day Change: 0.45
Week Change: 0.14%    
Year-to-date Change: 16.8%
AMT Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add AMT to Watchlist:       View:      Get AMT Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Dominion Resources, Inc.D Dominion Resources, Inc.
Sector: Utilities
SubSector: Electric Utilities
MarketCap: 48400.9 Millions
Recent Price: 76.17    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: -0.13%    
Day Change: -0.10
Week Change: 0.74%    
Year-to-date Change: -6.0%
D Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add D to Watchlist:       View:      Get D Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Kimberly-Clark CorporationKMB Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Sector: Consumer Staples
SubSector: Personal Products
MarketCap: 48276 Millions
Recent Price: 114.90    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 42
Day Percent Change: 1.06%    
Day Change: 1.21
Week Change: 1.14%    
Year-to-date Change: -4.8%
KMB Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Prudential Financial, Inc.PRU Prudential Financial, Inc.
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Life Insurance
MarketCap: 47867.6 Millions
Recent Price: 85.23    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 7
Day Percent Change: 2.32%    
Day Change: 1.93
Week Change: -0.77%    
Year-to-date Change: -25.9%
PRU Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Kinder Morgan, Inc.KMI Kinder Morgan, Inc.
Sector: Energy
SubSector: Oil & Gas Pipelines
MarketCap: 47837.4 Millions
Recent Price: 16.29    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 14
Day Percent Change: 1.56%    
Day Change: 0.25
Week Change: -0.4%    
Year-to-date Change: -9.9%
KMI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Illinois Tool Works Inc.ITW Illinois Tool Works Inc.
Sector: Industrials
SubSector: Diversified Machinery
MarketCap: 47153.6 Millions
Recent Price: 132.98    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 17
Day Percent Change: 1.78%    
Day Change: 2.32
Week Change: 2.7%    
Year-to-date Change: -20.3%
ITW Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Aetna Inc.AET Aetna Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 47063.2 Millions
Recent Price: 212.70    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 70
Day Percent Change: 0.00%    
Day Change: 0.00
Week Change: 0%    
Year-to-date Change: 17.9%
AET Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.ADP Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Business Software & Services
MarketCap: 46881.7 Millions
Recent Price: 141.80    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 7
Day Percent Change: 1.48%    
Day Change: 2.07
Week Change: 1.77%    
Year-to-date Change: 21.0%
ADP Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ADP to Watchlist:       View:      Get ADP Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Raytheon CompanyRTN Raytheon Company
Sector: Industrials
SubSector: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
MarketCap: 45244.6 Millions
Recent Price: 173.83    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 7
Day Percent Change: 1.53%    
Day Change: 2.62
Week Change: 5.25%    
Year-to-date Change: -7.5%
RTN Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add RTN to Watchlist:       View:      Get RTN Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of CSX CorporationCSX CSX Corporation
Sector: Transports
SubSector: Railroads
MarketCap: 44689.4 Millions
Recent Price: 69.59    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 17
Day Percent Change: 1.89%    
Day Change: 1.29
Week Change: 2.26%    
Year-to-date Change: 26.5%
CSX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CSX to Watchlist:       View:      Get CSX Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Anthem, Inc.ANTM Anthem, Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 44670.5 Millions
Recent Price: 281.18    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 71
Day Percent Change: 1.63%    
Day Change: 4.52
Week Change: 0.21%    
Year-to-date Change: 25.0%
ANTM Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ANTM to Watchlist:       View:      Get ANTM Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Halliburton CompanyHAL Halliburton Company
Sector: Energy
SubSector: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
MarketCap: 44664.1 Millions
Recent Price: 29.40    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 17
Day Percent Change: 0.39%    
Day Change: 0.11
Week Change: -0.94%    
Year-to-date Change: -39.9%
HAL Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add HAL to Watchlist:       View:      Get HAL Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Capital One Financial CorporationCOF Capital One Financial Corporation
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Credit Services
MarketCap: 43181.4 Millions
Recent Price: 83.50    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 7
Day Percent Change: 1.27%    
Day Change: 1.05
Week Change: 0.99%    
Year-to-date Change: -16.2%
COF Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add COF to Watchlist:       View:      Get COF Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Northrop Grumman CorporationNOC Northrop Grumman Corporation
Sector: Industrials
SubSector: Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 42667.1 Millions
Recent Price: 275.11    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 7
Day Percent Change: 1.81%    
Day Change: 4.88
Week Change: 6.84%    
Year-to-date Change: -10.4%
NOC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Biotechnology
MarketCap: 42405.5 Millions
Recent Price: 382.32    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 69
Day Percent Change: 1.25%    
Day Change: 4.73
Week Change: 2.32%    
Year-to-date Change: 1.7%
REGN Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add REGN to Watchlist:       View:      Get REGN Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of CME Group Inc.CME CME Group Inc.
Sector: Financials
SubSector: Investment Brokerage - National
MarketCap: 42395.4 Millions
Recent Price: 192.03    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 46
Day Percent Change: 0.88%    
Day Change: 1.68
Week Change: 2.56%    
Year-to-date Change: 31.5%
CME Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CME to Watchlist:       View:      Get CME Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Phillips 66PSX Phillips 66
Sector: Energy
SubSector: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
MarketCap: 42012.6 Millions
Recent Price: 90.12    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 29
Day Percent Change: 1.44%    
Day Change: 1.28
Week Change: -0.25%    
Year-to-date Change: -10.9%
PSX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add PSX to Watchlist:       View:      Get PSX Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Applied Materials, Inc.AMAT Applied Materials, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
MarketCap: 41955.8 Millions
Recent Price: 35.09    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 20
Day Percent Change: 2.71%    
Day Change: 0.92
Week Change: 4.25%    
Year-to-date Change: -31.4%
AMAT Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Carnival CorporationCCL Carnival Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Resorts & Casinos
MarketCap: 40527.9 Millions
Recent Price: 57.14    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 17
Day Percent Change: 1.40%    
Day Change: 0.79
Week Change: 0.72%    
Year-to-date Change: -13.9%
CCL Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CCL to Watchlist:       View:      Get CCL Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Express Scripts Holding CompanyESRX Express Scripts Holding Company
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 40223.9 Millions
Recent Price: 97.23    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 46
Day Percent Change: 1.27%    
Day Change: 1.22
Week Change: 1.41%    
Year-to-date Change: 30.3%
ESRX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add ESRX to Watchlist:       View:      Get ESRX Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Cigna CorporationCI Cigna Corporation
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 39659.6 Millions
Recent Price: 209.08    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 51
Day Percent Change: 1.46%    
Day Change: 3.00
Week Change: 1.48%    
Year-to-date Change: 3.0%
CI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add CI to Watchlist:       View:      Get CI Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Johnson Controls International plcJCI Johnson Controls International plc
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Auto Parts
MarketCap: 39296.8 Millions
Recent Price: 32.76    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 49
Day Percent Change: 1.27%    
Day Change: 0.41
Week Change: 0.31%    
Year-to-date Change: -14.0%
JCI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Becton, Dickinson and CompanyBDX Becton, Dickinson and Company
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Medical Instruments & Supplies
MarketCap: 39224 Millions
Recent Price: 238.66    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 18
Day Percent Change: 0.94%    
Day Change: 2.23
Week Change: 1.8%    
Year-to-date Change: 11.5%
BDX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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