100+ Years of Market Returns
Interested in stock market history? We have compiled over 100 years of stock market returns and standard deviation statistics for your reading enjoyment. Here are a few pointers for following this array of data.
The 10 columns that appear under the Trailing Years Return section are rolling periods. So for calendar year 2015, the 2-year rolling average return in 7.4%. For that same year, the 10-year rolling average return is 9.0%. These columns also feed up to the top portion of the first page, where we break out the market averages by various periods of time, the standard deviations associated with these rolling periods, as well as a look at how frequently the market’s annual return falls within a percentage range.
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