S&P 500 Forecast for 2019

S&P 500 Forecast for 2019 Goldman Sachs is holding its year-end price-target for the S&P 500 at 3100, and its downside scenario at 2620 (as of August 23, 2019). Picture source: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 Seasonality

Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 Seasonality The Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 seasonality chart from 1985 to 2018 (excluding 2008). Keep in mind that this is not a forecast. Picture source: Goldman Sachs

S&P 500 vs. Its Seasonal Pattern

S&P 500 vs. Its Seasonal Pattern This chart shows when the S&P 500 tends to perform better or worse at certain times of the year. This is not a forecast. You may also like “S&P 500 Average Return for Each Day.” Picture source: Topdown Charts

S&P 500 Seasonality

S&P 500 Seasonality Chart showing the S&P 500 seasonality from 1985 to 2018 (excluding 2008). Keep in mind that this is not a forecast. Picture source: Goldman Sachs

Seasonality – S&P 500 Cycle Composite for 2019

Seasonality – S&P 500 Cycle Composite for 2019 This great chart shows the S&P 500 cycle composite for 2019 vs. the actual S&P 500 composite (places equal weight on: one-year seasonal cycle, four-year presidential cycle, and 10-year decennial cycle). Keep in mind that this is not a forecast. Picture source: Ned Davis Research

10-Year Treasury minus 1-Year Treasury Yield Spread vs. S&P 500 Returns

10-Year Treasury minus 1-Year Treasury Yield Spread vs. S&P 500 Returns If history helps us to predict the future, the 10y-1y treasury yield spread suggests low returns ahead for U.S. stocks. After 10 years of a bull market, our stock market forecasting model also shows that the market follows a different path in 2019. Statistically,…