I like to think of Big Mo as a risk-timing tool. This is far different than market timing. The idea is to hedge the portion of your portfolio invested in equities against periods of major market risk. While no indicator is perfect and past performance guarantees you nothing in this business, Big Mo has done a good job identifying the major market trends. It is my favorite stock market trend indicator.
The NDR Big Mo Multi-Cap Tape Composite Model was created to give a composite reading on the technical health of the broad equity market. The model uses trend and momentum indicators based on a broad array of our NDR Multi-Cap cap-weighted sub-industry group price indices. Trend indicators are based on the direction of a sub-industry’s moving average, while the momentum indicators are based on the rate of change of the sub-industry’s price index. By including many indicators together in the composite model, the process quantitatively analyzes the “weight of the evidence” regarding the market’s trend and momentum rather than relying on only one or a few indicators.
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