Stock Market Facts

Historical Returns

One thing that makes stock market investing different from other types of investments is the tremendous amount of historical data that is available. We have performance data going back nine decades. Analyzing this data can increase investor confidence in probable outcomes in the future.

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In the nine decades since 1928, the following facts can be observed…

Note: All data was taken from Chad Gordon’s most excellent book, Wealth by Virtue.