iShares (XEG) S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index ETF

Daily chart of XEG showing the near-term uptrend and the breakout above the 10.00 resistance level. Momentum indicators and volume are confirming the move. But, the major trend and the intermediate trend are both down as you can see on the weekly chart which is below this one.

XEG 6-Month Daily Chart showing near-term uptrend

XEG 6-Month Daily Chart

The iShares S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index ETF seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index, net of expenses.


Weekly chart for XEG showing that the major trend and the intermediate trend are both down. XEG will meet heavy resistance around 11 which is near the 40-week moving average.

XEG 3-Year Weekly Chart

XEG 3-Year Weekly Chart


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