S&P 500 Snapshot: Down 1.13% from Last Week
The S&P closed Thursday with a loss of 1.13% from the previous week. This week saw four days of small daily losses, ending Thursday at its lowest.
The U.S. Treasury puts the closing yield on the 10-year note at 2.24%.
Here is a daily chart of the S&P 500. Today's selloff puts the volume 27% below its 50-day moving average.
A Perspective on Drawdowns
Here's a snapshot of record highs and selloffs since the 2009 trough.
Here is a more conventional log-scale chart with drawdowns highlighted.
Here is a linear scale version of the same chart with the 50- and 200-day moving averages.
A Perspective on Volatility
For a sense of the correlation between the closing price and intraday volatility, the chart below overlays the S&P 500 since 2007 with the intraday price range. We've also included a 20-day moving average to help identify trends in volatility.