Are The Five Stocks Driving The Market's Great Returns Overvalued?

Published Friday, October 15, 2021 at: 4:46 PM EDT

Including dividends, the S&P 500 Total Return index, in the five years ended September 30, 2021, gained an astonishing +118%, an average annual growth rate of nearly 24%! That’s more than double the stock market’s long-term annual total return of approximately +10% going back 200 years, as described by Wharton Business School’s professor Jeremy Siegel in his seminal book, Stocks for the Long Run! The amazing return came despite the COVID pandemic bear market plunge in February and March 2020, when stocks plunged by -33.9%, the S&P 500 total return more than doubled in this fraught-filled five-year period. The performance of the...

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or

This article was written by a veteran financial journalist based on data compiled and analyzed by independent economist, Fritz Meyer. While these are sources we believe to be reliable, the information is not intended to be used as financial advice without consulting a professional about your personal situation.

Indices are unmanaged and not available for direct investment. Investments with higher return potential carry greater risk for loss. Past performance is not an indicator of your future results.

2023

    2022

    2021

    2020

    2019

    2018

    2017

    2016

    2015

    Insurance Review

     

    Book An Appointment

    Contact Detail

    Michael MacDonald Financial
    2300 Contra Costa Blvd Suite 175
    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

    mikemac@thefinancialadvisor.org
    thefinancialadvisor.org
    Phone: 925-521-0110

    Follow Us