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Nasdaq's Biggest Winning Streaks

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The equity rally has legs and the Nasdaq Composite is now up above 1960 and up for 12 straight days (~12.5% over the period). The last time the Nasdaq closed above 1960 was on 10/2/2008.

The Nasdaq's longest winning streak ever was 19 days, ending on 8/31/1979 when it gained 5.64% over the 19-day period.
-The Nasdaq has had 12-day streaks 9 times (not including today's streaks)
-As of midday, the Nasdaq is up ~12.5% and tracking for its best 12-day streak since 1/9/1992 (the last  day of a 13-day streak) when it gained 15.69% over the 12-day period.

NASDAQ 19-day winning streaks: 1

  • 5.64% over the 19-day period ending 8/31/1979

NASDAQ 17-day winning streaks: 1

  • 13.29% over the 17-day period ending 1/31/1985

NASDAQ 15-day winning streaks: 1

  • 8.13% over the 15-day period ending 11/25/1977

NASDAQ 14-day winning streaks: 1

  • 3.78% over the 14-day period ending 6/22/1987

NASDAQ 13-day winning streaks: 1

  • 15.95% over the 13-day period ending 1/9/1992

NASDAQ 12-day winning streaks: 4

  • 5.54% over the 13-day period ending 2/25/1988
  • 5.40% over the 13-day period ending 2/18/1986
  • 7.34% over the 13-day period ending 10/15/1980
  • 3.70% over the 13-day period ending 6/15/1979

Additionally, here are the top 10 biggest 12-day % gains on the Nasdaq of all time (not necessarily streaks)

Nasdaq Top 10 biggest 12-days % gains:

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