S&P 500 Valuation and Inflation

S&P 500 Valuation and Inflation This chart suggests that the S&P 500 is fairly valued based on current inflation. Picture source: SunTrust Private Wealth Management

S&P 500 Valuation

S&P 500 Valuation This chart shows that the S&P 500 is in a trading range rather than in a bearish or bullish market trend, for more than 20 months. Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 Valuation and Equity Risk Premium

S&P 500 Valuation and Equity Risk Premium This chart shows that the equity risk premium (earnings yield less 10-year Treasury yield) has declined to 3.9%. Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 Valuations Above Historical Average

S&P 500 Valuation Above Historical Average The S&P 500 is overvalued on 17 of 20 valuation metrics. You may also like our “Stock Market Valuation.” Picture source: Bank of America

S&P 500 Valuation – Forward P/E Ratio – May 10, 2019

S&P 500 Valuation – Forward P/E Ratio – May 10, 2019 S&P 500 Valuation: Forward P/E Ratio is 16.5 and equal to the 5-year average, above the 10-Year average (14.7).Based on the forward P/E ratio, the US stock market is not too expensive. You may also like our “Stock Market Valuation.” Picture source: FactSet Research Systems…

Valuation: Utilities vs. Tech vs. S&P 500

Valuation: Utilities vs. Tech vs. S&P 500 Nice chart showing the valuation of utilities vs. Tech and the S&P 500. Currently, utilities are valued at 19.9x forward EPS, tech at 18.7x, and the S&P 500 at 16.4x Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 – Valuation Since 1900

S&P 500 – Valuation Since 1900 This interesting chart puts into perspective the current S&P 500 valuation. Picture source: Real Investment Advice

S&P 500 Index – Earnings & Valuation

S&P 500 Index – Earnings & Valuation The S&P 500 valuation is high relative to history and the earnings growth estimate has fallen to +3.7% for 2019. You may also like our “Stock Market Valuation.” Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 PE Level vs. Average 12-month Return

S&P 500 PE Level vs. Average 12-month Return The chart shows how market valuation affects future equity returns since 1930. You may also like “Why the Stock Market Valuation Matters Before a Recession?“ Picture source: Richardson GMP

Is the S&P 500 Cheap?

Is the S&P 500 Cheap? This chart shows that the S&P500 valuation remains about 30% higher than long-term average. The S&P500 is definitely not a cheap. You may also like our “Stock Market Valuation.” Picture source: Topdown Charts