8.08 +0.59 (+7.3%) Buy

GLUU continues to mint money for it's investors

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GLU MOBILE INC delivered stellar performance today. It gained +7.3% to close at 8.08. It's recent 5 day performance has been +6.36%, -4.32%, +2.64%, -3.87% and +1.21%.

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GLUU is currently in a up trend. Over the last three months 2 bullish signals in GLUU have generated a profit of +11.0% for investors.


GLUU has been outperforming the SP500 index in recent time. GLUU is currently at it's peak outperformance to the SP500 index and can be considered for investment. Over the last 2 years 11 months and 7 days, GLUU outperformed the SP500 index on 51% days.

GLUU was profitable on 53% days in the last three months. During this time, it delivered on average +0.23% per day. It delivered it's best daily return of +16.71%, during this period, on Wednesday, 7 Nov, 2018. There was initially a bearish trend during this period which started on 9 Nov, 2018 and went on till 14 Nov, 2018. The trend delivered -8.97% losses to investors. This was followed by a bullish trend that started on 26 Nov, 2018 and ended on 3 Dec, 2018. This bullish trend delivered +10.39% to investors.

GLUU had 8 profitable and 4 loss making months over the last year. During the last year, number of profitable months of GLUU and SP500 index were the same. GLUU significantly outperformed SP500 index in Aug 2018, when it returned +44.47% compared to +4.75% returned by SP500 index during it's best month in the last one year - Jan 2018. GLUU had a shorter streak of profitable months than SP500 index. It only went up in 4 straight months during the last year.

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GLUU is becoming more volatile overall. In comparison, the SP500 index is seeing a rise in volatility. During the last three months, there was a significant surge in GLUU's volatility from 13 Sep, 2018 to 10 Oct, 2018. While there was a significant surge in the SP500 index's volatility from 13 Sep, 2018 to 29 Oct, 2018.

Advanced/professional short-term investors should note that GLUU has negative skewness in it's return distribution. This indicates that investors may need to stay invested through long periods of drawdown before expecting a recovery.

SP500 index has more chance of extreme outcomes than GLUU. Therefore, SP500 must receive a lower allocation than GLUU in your portfolio. SP500 index usually has shorter drawdown period than GLUU.

Based on your interest in GLUU you may find it interesting to know that OBE, SGH and AMOT have all performed similar to GLUU and qualify as alternative investment candidates that must be evaluated for diversification.

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