The Performance of “Deflation Asset” vs. “Inflation Assets”

The Performance of “Deflation Asset” vs. “Inflation Assets” Interesting chart showing the performance of “Deflation Asset” vs. “Inflation Assets” since 1960. “Deflation Asset”: Government Bonds, US Investment Grade, S&P 500, US Consumer Discretionary, Growth and US High Yield “Inflation Assets”: TIPS, EAFE, US Banks, Value and Cash Picture source: BofA Merrill Lynch

Year to Date Performance

Year to Date Performance Nice chart showing that REITs, large growth, S&P 500, gold and bonds perform best, through September. Picture source: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 Performance Leading to U.S. Election Date

S&P 500 Performance Leading to U.S. Election Date This table shows that over the last 20 election cycles in the U.S., there have been only two instances of market declines in the 12 months leading to the election results. Picture source: J.P. Morgan Asset Management

S&P 500 Quarterly Performance by Presidential Cycle

S&P 500 Quarterly Performance by Presidential Cycle Chart showing the breakdown of the S&P 500 quarterly performance by presidential cycle since 1950. Picture source: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC

IPO Relative Performance in 2019

IPO Relative Performance in 2019 The IPO market is suffering in 2019. This year’s IPO class is one of the least profitable. Picture source: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research