Healthcare Stocks - Healthcare Index Trading


Instrument - &Health_Stocks

Type - PCI

Structure - Currency

Healthcare Stocks Investing

Status: Closed Trading
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Health Stocks Description

The personal composite trading instrument «&Health_Stocks» reflects the price dynamics of the stock portfolio of 5 biggest companies from US healthcare industry (including pharmaceuticals) which are traded on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The base part of this instrument is composed of stocks of Johnson & Johnson, Eli Lilly and Company, Merck Co Inc, Pfizer Inc, United Health Group.

Created by professionals for professionals

The portfolio is quoted in USD. The component asset percentages in the instrument content are set approximately equal on the basis of asset prices in USD on the instrument creation date.

The trading instrument &Health_Stocks is used for the analysis and trade of the portfolio of US Healthcare industry stocks.

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How can PCI be applied in trading?

&Health_StocksAssetVolume / 1 PCIPercentageVolume (USD) / 1 PCIUnit of measurеment
Base part1#S-JNJ20.000020.0702007.4000stock
Quoted part1USD100.0001.0000100.0000USD
  • The volume to calculate Swap and 1 pip value
  • The size of 1 pip
  • Margin in USD for the volume and leverage of 1:100
  • 1
  • 0.0001
  • 362.38 USD

Creation date

in pips
Order distance
in pips
Swap (long/short) in pips on Vol-2.053 / -0.578-2.053 / -0.578-2.053 / -0.578
The value of 1 pip in USD for the Vol000
Week dayTrading hours (CET)Local trading hours
Monday 15:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:0015:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:00
Tuesday15:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:0015:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:00
Wednesday15:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:0015:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:00
Thursday15:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:0015:30 — 22:00, 00:00 — 24:00
Friday00:00 — 22:0000:00 — 22:00

This personal trading instrument &Health_Stocks is used for the dynamics analysis and trade of the Healthcare industry stock portfolio (the biggest US stock issuers), comparative analysis of this industry stock index with other stock indexes. For example, by building an H4 percentage chart in the NetTradeX terminal for the broad stock index SP500 and &Health_Stocks (Fig.1), it is evident that during the half year period (March-October 2014) the Healthcare industry index lagged behind the SP500 index in the first five months, then the indexes equaled.

 Health Care Index

Traders specializing in broad stock market and industry indexes will be comfortable trading this instrument.

Limit volumes (USD) for base and quoted parts = 10000.00 ; 10000.00.

To trade PCI instruments offered exclusively by IFC Markets, you need to open a free account and download the NetTradeX platform.

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