I have been telling you for many months that trading volume has decreased = lower s/p volatility and "sell in may" will be probable to occur earlier in 2013. I have observed lower volumes in January but will wait for the stats to confirm this.

Here are the senior board trading stats for 2012 since RDK is traded there. 

2012 TMX senior board stats. Can YOU spot a trend?

 

January 4, 2013 (TORONTO) – TMX Group Limited today announced December and full year 2012 trading statistics for its diversified group of exchanges – Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, Montreal Exchange (MX), Natural Gas Exchange (NGX), TMX Select and Alpha.

Volume on Toronto Stock Exchange in December 2012 was down 3% compared to November 2012, and was down 18% compared to December 2011. Total trading volume in 2012 was down 20% compared to 2011.

 

 

Year-to-date Statistics 2012

2011

% Change

Volume

82,450,990,881

103,592,935,989

-20.4

Value

$1,192,508,887,957

$1,480,191,911,695

-19.4

Transactions

177,411,765

209,975,913

-15.5

Daily Averages

Volume

329.1 million

414.4 million

-20.6

Value

$4,760.5 million

$5,920.8 million

-19.6

Transactions

708,231

839,904

-15.7