.
Market Commentary  30660
January, 2019 Data:

Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK
Last Month                                 7.0%         Rank: 14 out of 23
Last Year  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  -4.3%       Rank: 9 out of 23
Last 5 Years                              50.8%       Rank: 5 out of 23
Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . .   194.9%       Rank: 12 out of 23

Returns for the Dow Jones Composite Average is shown above for four time
periods. For example: the change in the DJCA was 7.0% in the last month. With
that return, the Dow Composite Index was ranked 14th out of the 23 indexes
reviewed in this site for that time period. Dividends are not included.



Part 2: HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS
The performance ranking of the Dow Composite Index relative to the other 23
stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods
are reviewed. The Dow Jones Composite Average is compared to foreign and
domestic, large cap and small cap indexes. Each paragraph identifies the top
and bottom performers as well as the average and median market performance
for the indexes during in each time period.

Last Month:
During January of 2019, the Dow Composite Index had a rank of 14 with a
return of 7.03%. The top ranked index during January was the Russell 2000
Index, with a return of 11.19%. The worst performing index during that period
was the Dow Utility Index with a return of 2.01%.
The median return for all stock market indexes during January was 7.87%. The
average return for the indexes during the month was 7.25%.

Last Year:
During the last 12 months, the Dow Composite Index had a rank of 9 with a
return of -4%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Dow Utility
Index, with a return of 4%. The worst performing index during that period was
the DAX Stock Index with a return of -15%.
The median return for the indexes during this period was -5%. The average
return for all stock market indexes over the year was -6%.

Last 5 Years:
Over the 5 years ended January of 2019,  the Dow Composite Index had a rank
of 5 with a return of 51%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was
the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 96%. The worst performing index
during that period was the Straits Times Stock Index with a return of 5%.
The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 39%.
The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 36%.

Last 10 Years:
During the 10 years ended January of 2019, the Dow Composite Index had a
rank of 12 with a return of 195%. The top ranked index during the period was
the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 485%. The worst performing index
during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 68%.
The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 195%. The
average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 185%.

All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding
dividends.
























Updated Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
SignalTrend  Inc. 2008 - 2019; All rights reserved.


_____________________________________________________________
Report a Problem with this Page    Contact Us     Privacy Policy    Terms of Use/Disclosure
Dow Jones Composite Average: Annual Returns
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
Year
Percent
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
-6.9
17.6
22.9
-2.6
25.9
19.5
-3.1
15.6
25.3
-11.1
25.7
4.1
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
14.7
-7.7
32.9
19.6
28.7
10.1
12.0
3.2
-12.8
-17.9
26.3
13.2
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
7.1
13.3
6.6
-29.8
15.6
13.1
4.9
5.0
27.0
14.7
-7.7
15.4
2017
2018
28.1
-7.2
The annual gain or loss in the Dow Jones Composite Average from 1981 to present.
Dividends are not included.
Dow Jones Composite Average (DJCA) - 26 Year Graph
Dow Composite Stock Market Historical Graph
The above graph plots the monthly close for the Dow Jones Composite Average (DJCA).  
Click the links below for the forecast and other links related to this stock index.
10,0000
1000
100
10 Year Chart - Dow Jones Composite (DJCA)
30 Year Graph - Dow Composite Index (DJCA)
Stock Market Index Performance Ranking: Dow Composite Average
'80
1995
2000
2005
2010
2015
'20
1985
1990