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. You may also like “S&P 500 Average Return for Each Day.” Picture source: Topdown Charts

Seasonal Effects in the S&P 500

Seasonal Effects in the S&P 500 This interesting chart shows the seasonality of the S&P 500. This year, the S&P 500 is well above its historical average. Picture source: Commodity Seasonality

Seasonality Effect in the Bond Market

Seasonality Effect in the Bond Market This interesting chart shows the seasonality of 30-year Treasury bond. Picture source: Commodity Seasonality

S&P 500 Cycle Composite for 2019

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 it is not a forecast. Picture source: Ned Davis Research

S&P 500 Average Return for Each Day

S&P 500 Average Return for Each Day This spreadsheet shows the S&P 500 average return for each day from 1950 to 2018. “History never repeats itself but it rhymes” said Mark Twain. You may also like “S&P 500 vs. Its Seasonal Pattern.” Picture source: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC