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. The S&P 500 is following its seasonal pattern so far. This is not a forecast. You may also like “S&P 500 Average Return for Each Day.” Picture source: Topdown Charts

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 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

Median MSCI World Index vs. Its Seasonal Pattern

Median MSCI World Index vs. Its Seasonal Pattern This chart shows when the median MSCI World Index tends to perform better or worse at certain times of the year. Picture source: J.P. Morgan

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 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