Stock Indices Financial Instruments
The most popular stock indices are listed below, these are the most readily available indices that traders can trade online using a stock indices broker. Just like currencies, these indices are also offered as leveraged financial instruments for traders to trade.
- Australia ASX 200
- EU EURO STOXX
- France CAC 40
- Germany DAX 30
- Hong Kong Hang Seng 50
- Italy FTSE MIB 40
- Japan Nikkei 225
- Netherlands AEX 25
- Spain IBEX 35
- Switzerland SMI 20
- UK FTSE 100
- USA S&5 500
- USA NASDAQ 100
- USA DJIA 30
Dow Jones Industrial Average or the Dow 30 - DJIA 30 Index
The Dow Jones Industrial Average or the Dow 30 is a stock market index that tracks 30 of the largest stocks in the USA.
The EURO STOXX 50 Index
The EURO STOXX 50 Index represents the trend movement of the top 50 Blue Chip Stocks in Euro Zone.
SMI 20 Index
The SMI 20 Index or Swiss Market Index 20 is a stock market index that tracks the top 20 companies in Six Swiss Exchange in Switzerland.
S & P 500 Index – Standard and Poor's 500 Index
The Standard and Poor's 500 Index is a stock index that tracks the capitalization of 500 stocks that represent major industries in the American economy.
Nikkei 225 Index
The Nikkei 225 Index is a stock market index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan.
NASDAQ 100 Index
The NASDAQ 100 is an index that includes 100 of the largest companies listed in the NASDAQ stock exchange market that are not in the financial sector.
IBEX 35 Index
The IBEX 35 is an Index that tracks the top 35 stocks in the Bolsa de Madrid - Spanish Stock Market Exchange.
Hang Seng 50 Index
The Hang Seng 50 Index tracks the market capitalization of the top 50 companies that are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Market.
Germany DAX 30 Index
The DAX 30 represents Germany's Market Index of the top Blue Chip Stocks.
FTSE MIB 40 Stock Index
The FTSE MIB index tracks the top 40 most traded stocks in Borsa Italiana – The Italian Stock Exchange Market.
FTSE 100 Index
FTSE - Financial Times Stock Exchange, the FTSE 100 index represents the Stock index of the top 100 largest companies in the UK that are listed in the London Stock Exchange Market.
S&P/ASX 200 Index
The ASX 200 stock index tracks the top companies in the Australian Stock Exchange market.
AEX 25 INDEX
The AEX Index is a stock market index used to track the performance of the top 25 stocks on the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam Bourse in Netherlands.
CAC 40 Index
The CAC 40 Index is a France Stock Market Index that tracks the performance of the top 40 largest stocks in the Euronext Paris Bourse.
For More Information about each of the above stock indices:
- EURO STOXX 50 Index
- DAX 30 Index
- Dow Jones Industrial Average 30 Index
- FTSE 100 Index
- Nikkei 225 Index
- S&P ASX 200 Index
- FTSE MIB 40 Index
- S and P 500 Index
- NASDAQ 100 Index
- CAC 40 Index
- SMI 20 Index
- AEX 25 INDEX
- Hang Seng 50 Index
- IBEX 35 Index
The most popular Stock Indices provided by brokers which can be traded online by traders.