Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month -1.2% Rank: 20 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . -2.7% Rank: 23 out of 23 Last 5 Years 29.8% Rank: 20 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 38.5% Rank: 21 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was -1.2% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 20th 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 October of 2014, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 20 with a return of -1.15%. The top ranked index during October was the Dow Utility Index, with a return of 8.28%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of -4.15%. The median return for all stock market indexes during October was 2.32%. The average return for the indexes during the month was 2.03%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 was the worst performing index with a return of -3%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Dow Transportation Index, with a return of 26%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 10%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 11%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended October of 2014, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 20 with a return of 30%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 149%. The worst performing index during that period was the Hang Seng Index with a return of 10%. The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 79%. The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 77%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended October of 2014, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 21 with a return of 38%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 280%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 12%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 87%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 96%.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.
Market Commentary 14060 September, 2013 Data:
Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month 0.8% Rank: 23 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10.1% Rank: 18 out of 23 Last 5 Years 31.8% Rank: 16 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 51.4% Rank: 19 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was 0.8% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 23rd 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 September of 2013, the FTSE 100 was the worst performing index with a return of 0.77%. The top ranked index during September was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 13.00%. The median return for all stock market indexes during September was 3.78%. The average return for the indexes during the month was 4.29%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 18 with a return of 10%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 63%. The worst performing index during that period was the Mexico IPC Index with a return of -4%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 15%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 16%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended September of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 16 with a return of 32%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 102%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 3%. 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 41%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended September of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 19 with a return of 51%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 414%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 23%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 86%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 104%.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.
Market Commentary 13984 August, 2013 Data:
Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month -3.1% Rank: 13 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12.3% Rank: 17 out of 23 Last 5 Years 13.8% Rank: 15 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 50.4% Rank: 19 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was -3.1% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 13th 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 August of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 13 with a return of -3.14%. The top ranked index during August was the TSX Composite Index, with a return of 1.34%. The worst performing index during that period was the NASDAQ 100 Index with a return of -7.84%. The median return for all stock market indexes during August was -3.13%. The average return for the indexes during the month was -3.19%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 17 with a return of 12%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 51%. The worst performing index during that period was the Straits Times Stock Index with a return of 0%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 15%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 15%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended August of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 15 with a return of 14%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 52%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of -12%. The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 24%. The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 21%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended August of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 19 with a return of 50%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 408%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 25%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 78%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 96%.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.
Market Commentary 13908 July, 2013 Data:
Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month 6.5% Rank: 4 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16.3% Rank: 18 out of 23 Last 5 Years 22.3% Rank: 15 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 59.6% Rank: 19 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was 6.5% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 4th 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 July of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 4 with a return of 6.53%. The top ranked index during July was the Russell 2000 Index, with a return of 6.93%. The worst performing index during that period was the Nikkei 225 Index with a return of -0.07%. The median return for all stock market indexes during July was 4.90%. The average return for the indexes during the month was 4.63%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 18 with a return of 16%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 58%. The worst performing index during that period was the Mexico IPC Index with a return of -1%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 20%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 21%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended July of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 15 with a return of 22%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 67%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of -9%. The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 28%. The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 26%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended July of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 19 with a return of 60%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 459%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 19%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 87%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 108%.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.
Market Commentary 13222 May, 2013 Data:
Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month 2.4% Rank: 6 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23.7% Rank: 14 out of 23 Last 5 Years 8.7% Rank: 15 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 60.1% Rank: 20 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was 2.4% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 6th 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 May of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 6 with a return of 2.38%. The top ranked index during May was the Russell 2000 Index, with a return of 10.97%. The worst performing index during that period was the Dow Utility Index with a return of -10.27%. The median return for all stock market indexes during May was 1.98%. The average return for the indexes during the month was 1.35%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 14 with a return of 24%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 61%. The worst performing index during that period was the Dow Utility Index with a return of 3%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 24%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 24%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended May of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 15 with a return of 9%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 47%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of -20%. The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 16%. The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 13%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended May of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 20 with a return of 60%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 511%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 28%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 90%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 118%.
Table: In this site, you may view the returns for all 23 indexes over all 4 time periods in one convenient table. Click the Market Trend Analysis link under the chart (above). The table of contents for Forecast-Chart.com's Market Trend Analysis will open. Click the link to the Stock Index Return Scoreboard in the table of contents.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.
Market Commentary 13146 April, 2013 Data:
Part 1: SUMMARY RETURNS & RANK Last Month 0.3% Rank: 17 out of 23 Last Year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12.1% Rank: 18 out of 23 Last 5 Years 5.6% Rank: 16 out of 23 Last 10 Years . . . . . . . . . . . . 62.0% Rank: 20 out of 23
Returns for the FTSE 100 Stock Index is shown above for four time periods. For example: the change in the FTSE 100 Index was 0.3% in the last month. With that return, the FTSE 100 Index was ranked 17th 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 FTSE 100 Index relative to the other 23 stock indexes covered in this site is detailed below. Four different time periods are reviewed. The FTSE 100 Stock Index 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 April of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 17 with a return of 0.29%. The top ranked index during April was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 11.80%. The worst performing index during that period was the Russell 2000 Index with a return of -6.79%. The median return for all stock market indexes during April was 1.69%. The average return for the indexes during the month was 1.32%.
Last Year: During the last 12 months, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 18 with a return of 12%. The top ranked index during the last year was the Nikkei 225 Index, with a return of 46%. The worst performing index during that period was the TSX Composite Index with a return of 1%. The median return for the indexes during this period was 14%. The average return for all stock market indexes over the year was 14%.
Last 5 Years: Over the 5 years ended April of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 16 with a return of 6%. The top ranked index during the 5 year period was the NASDAQ 100 Index, with a return of 51%. The worst performing index during that period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of -24%. The median return for all stock market indexes during this time period was 15%. The average return for the indexes over the 5 years was 13%.
Last 10 Years: During the 10 years ended April of 2013, the FTSE 100 had a rank of 20 with a return of 62%. The top ranked index during the period was the Mexico IPC Index, with a return of 551%. The worst performing index during the 10 year time period was the CAC 40 Index with a return of 27%. The median return for the indexes during the last 10 years was 95%. The average return for all stock market indexes over that time frame was 127%.
Table: In this site, you may view the returns for all 23 indexes over all 4 time periods in one convenient table. Click the Market Trend Analysis link under the chart (above). The table of contents for Forecast-Chart.com's Market Trend Analysis will open. Click the link to the Stock Index Return Scoreboard in the table of contents.
All calculations are based on the monthly market close for each index, excluding dividends.