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Why Your Investment Returns Could Be Lower Than You Think
For example, according to this web site, the average annual return of the S&P 500 (including dividends) was about 9.6% from 1992-2011.
A Simple Strategy Using The S&P 500 Index ETF That Is Beating Other Approaches ...
Nilus Mattive: Back when my daughter was born in June of 2007, I used the occasion to talk about the simple investment strategy known as dollar-cost averaging.
Private Equity Beats Out S&P 500 – Most of the Time
When push comes to shove during this presidential race, private equity shows it can hold its own. The asset class outperformed the S&P 500 on a one-, five- and 10-year basis by 7.1, 5.7 and 7.6 percentage points, respectively, according to research ...
Short Term S&P 500 Index Technical Analysis (SPY, SDS, SH, INDEXSP:.INX, QQQ)
Today the S&P 500 engulfed yesterday's small reversal hammer candlestick and sets up a short term bullish tone. In addition there is a bullish divergence between RSI and price and between MACD histogram and price on the S&P 500. Also in addition there ...
CREDIT SUISSE: Here Are 6 Reasons Why The S&P 500 Rallies To 1440 By Year-End
We are positive on equities as: 1) economic lead indicators, although beginning to soften, are consistent with reasonable GDP growth forecasts; 2) dovish central banks and synchronized QE are the end game; 3) rising global excess liquidity is ...
10 Best-Performing S&P 500 Stocks in the Second Quarter
The sovereign debt crisis in Europe and the muddled outlook for the economies of the U.S. and China have squelched investor optimism, pushing down the S&P 500 Index ($INX) by 5% in the second quarter. That's an abrupt reversal from the first quarter, ...
Monster Beverage To Replace Sara Lee On S&P 500, Shares Rip Higher
And S&P hasn't been the only one to take notice of Monster's performance. Coke earlier this year was reportedly interested in buying Monster, the second largest energy-drink company behind privately held Red Bull.
Wash Sale Trap: What Is 'Substantially Identical'?
The Dodge & Cox fund's R-squared statistic (which measures the extent to which its fluctuations track those of the S&P 500) is 98%. Probability of prevailing against an IRS agent who calls this a wash sale: very high, according to wash sale guru George ...
S&P 500, US Dollar Produce Mirror-Image Reversal Chart Patterns
THE TAKEAWAY: The S&P 500 and the US Dollar have formed mirror-image reversal chart patterns warning of a pick-up in risk appetite and weakness in the benchmark currency.
40 Dividend Champions Vs. The S&P 500: 30-Year Backtest
You could also say that the S&P 500 has a "survivor bias" as well due to the market cap weighting of the index.