As we approach another quarter and month end, with just four days to go, the Dow is on track for its best third quarter since 1939, the S&P is on course for its biggest Q3 gains since 1970, and the Nasdaq Composite is having its best Q3 since 1997, based on September 24 closing levels. Will the markets continue to hold on to gains or sell off by the end of the year?
As investors look ahead, following the Dow and S&P 500 best 6-month performance since 1933, here is a look at how both equity indexes performed 6-months and 12-months after a 6-month rally greater than 30%.
The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite are trading at levels not seen since the Fall of 2008. As the stock market gains steam, the following statistic may provide guidance to investors as per where the markets stand relative to previous levels.
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