S&P 500 Total Return – The Market Cycle

S&P 500 Total Return – The Market Cycle Since the March low, the U.S. stock market continues to behave like a secular bull market. Image: Fidelity Investments

S&P 500 vs. 10-Year Rates and Secular Cycles

S&P 500 vs. 10-Year Rates and Secular Cycles Chart suggesting that the secular bull market of the 1920’s is probably the best example of the current cycle. Image: Real Investment Advice

U.S. Presidential Cycle

U.S. Presidential Cycle During secular bull markets, the first term Presidential cycle suggests the S&P 500 Index at 3,740 into year-end. Image: BofA Global Research

Dow Jones Transportation Average vs. S&P 500

Dow Jones Transportation Average vs. S&P 500 This interesting chart suggests that the Dow Jones Transportation Average underperforms in secular bull markets. Actually, the S&P 500 had higher returns when the Dow Jones Transportation Average experienced negative momentum. Image: Oppenheimer & Co.