A/D

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AcronymDefinition
A/DAnalog-to-Digital
A/DAssistant Director
A/DAirfield
A/DAerodrome
A/DAir Defence (UK)
A/DAdvance/Decline (finance indicator)
A/DArrival/Departure
A/DAirdrome
A/DAbandonment or Destruction
A/DAltitude/Depth (US Navy sonar)
A/DAutodial/Autoanswer
A/DAlternating/Directly
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Doug Ramsey, chief investment officer of Leuthold Weeden Capital Management, issued a similar warning Wednesday, writing in a note to clients that "the Advance/Decline work continues to disguise a very dangerous, underlying bifurcation of the market."
Investor sentiment was weak last week, as market breadth (advance/decline ratio) decreased to 0.6x, from 1.2x in the previous week, following 23 stocks that advanced against 39 that declined.
Within the Dow the advance/decline ratio is 17:19 with 1343 advancing compared to 1501 declining as the sentiment is soured by trade friction.
However, Doll expressed concern over several market technicals that he said "appear stretched" specifically that the "advance/decline line and upside/downside volume have started to trend in a negative direction" in July.
THE NIKKEI 225: TWO DECADES OF ADVANCES & DECLINES DATE CLOSE INTERIM NUMBER OF DECLINE NUMBER OF ADVANCE/DECLINE MONTHS FROM TOP YEARS FROM PEAK 12/29/1989 38,916.00 0.0% 0.0% 10/1/1990 20,222.00 -48.0% 9.1 -48.0% 0.8 3/18/1991 27,147.00 34.2% 5.6 -30.2% 1.2 8/18/1992 14,309.00 -47.3% 17.2 -63.2% 2.6 6/13/1994 21,553.00 50.6% 22.0 -44.6% 4.5 7/3/1995 14,485.00 -32.8% 12.7 -62.8% 5.5 6/26/1996 22,667.00 56.5% 11.9 -41.8% 6.5 10/9/1998 12,879.97 -43.2% 27.6 -66.9% 8.8 4/12/2000 20,833.21 61.7% 18.2 -46.5% 10.3 4/14/2003 7,752.10 -62.8% 36.3 -80.1% 13.3 7/9/2007 18,261.98 135.6% 51.1 -53.1% 17.5 3/10/2009 7,054.98 -61.4% 20.2 -81.9% 19.2 5/6/2010 10,695.69 51.6% 14.0 -72.5% 20.4 Note: The last row is the latest data (not a cyclical high/low).