BI/DW Index

May 6, 2009

Business Intelligence (BI) & On-Demand Software Indexes: Sprinting Ahead of the Pack

Market headlines have noted the milestone of the S&P 500’s year-to-date (YTD) performance moving into a positive gain with Tuesday’s market gains. That is terrific news […]
March 11, 2009

Business Intelligence (BI) Index: Treading Water

The Business Intelligence (BI) Index has outperformed the major stock indexes YTD on a relative basis but lags behind the S&P Software Index (IGV). The BI […]
February 24, 2009

BI/DW Index: Hardware tarnishes the index

Software companies, as represented by the iShares S&P North American Technology-Software Index Fund, continue to outperform the overall market indices (see table.) Although these companies and […]
February 17, 2009

BI/DW Index: Will tech lead us in the rebound?

   Figure: Market scorecard as of 02/13/2009   The Business Intelligence & Data Warehouse (BI/DW) Index has been performing better than the major indexes year-to-date (YTD). Technology […]
December 3, 2008

The Indexes are Back

For those that look at the BI/DW and On-Demand (or SaaS) Indices, the YTD performances are working again. The indexes both use Google Docs with calls to […]
October 8, 2008

The opposite of euphoria is panic – The On-Demand Software Index

    The Demand Index (ODI) was down 8.0% today (Tuesday, October 07, 2008), down 43.2% year-to-date (YTD) and stocks within the index are down an […]