Home / The Numbers

The Numbers

August 29, 2016 | Weekly Commentary

Last week, Foreign Stocks increased.  U.S. Stocks and Bonds declined.  During the last 12 months, STOCKS outperformed BONDS.

Returns through 8-26-2016                                                1-week        Y-T-D        1-Year       3-Year     5-Year     10-Year
Bonds- BarCAp Aggregate Index                                          -.2               5.5               5.6             4.4            3.2           4.9
US Stock-Standard & Poor’s 500                                          -.7               7.7             14.3            11.7           15.5           7.6
Forgein Stocks- MS EAFE Developed Countries                .2               1.5               2.7              1.7             6.2           1.9

Source: Morningstar Workstation. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.  Indices are unmanaged and cannot be invested into directly.  Three, five and ten year returns are annualized excluding dividends.

Visit www.theweeklycommentary.com for more posts in this category. DISCLOSURES