Standard & Poor’s 500 (ES)

Standard & Poor’s 500 – the most authoritative among the professionals on Wall Street US stocks. It was first published by the news agency Standard & Poor’s March 4, 1957. Calculated as the weighted average share price capitalization of five hundred leading American companies. It is believed that of all the existing indexes in the United States it is most accurately reflects the direction of the stock market in this country. Quite moderate volatility and tendency to prolonged trends make this index CFD on a good tool for patient investors.