Current Forecast of DJ Utilities

Units: Stock Price Index, Average of Month.  Not Seasonally Adjusted.

Solid Line = Actual Values.  Dashed Line = Predicted Values.



Forecast Values for DJ Utilities

DateForecast
Apr-18693.2
May-18706
Jun-18704
Jul-18716
Aug-18706
Sep-18700
Oct-18683

How This Forecast is Produced

The forecast of the indicator above is produced using Multichannel Singular Spectrum Analysis, or MSSA.

The forecast is made by using MSSA to decompose the time series into a trend component and many cyclical components.  The decomposed components of the time series are then projected forward in time.

The Dow Jones Utility Average

The Dow Jones Utility Average, or the DJ Utilities, is a U.S. based stock price index.  The DJ Utilities is based on the stock prices of 15 well known utility companies.  The index is compiled and maintained by S&P Dow Jones Indices.  The stock list in this stock index includes such companies as ConEd, PG&E, CenterPoint Energy and American Electric Power (AEP).