Emerging Money Heat Map: 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 6

Welcome to the 2:30 ET emerging markets heat map. This afternoon we find a sea of red with LFC -8.52%, VALE -5.83% and IBN -5.83% deepest in negative territory among members of the Ambassador’s Index.Looking at the Emerging Stock index, the heat map indicates once again that LFC -7.94%, MTL -7.01%, VALE -5.30% MPEL -4.62%, and PBR -4.34% are leading the decline among large-cap overseas shares.

Turning to the Emerging ETF index, the FXY +0.93% continuing its climb higher in the afternoon as traders seek out yield along with the UUP holding steady at 0.59% into the close

The overall trend of the heat maps is sea of red for the second straight day.

Risk off continues into late trading as traders worry about the global economy and look for yield in the yen (FXY) and to safety in the U.S. dollar (UUP)  going into the close of trade.

Check back tomorrow at 10:00 ET to see what’s hot and what’s cold.

Ambassador’s Index

The Stock Index

 

The ETF Index

What do these pictures represent? More information here.