Barclays publishes the Equity Gilt Study each year. The 56th edition was published last year. This report provides useful insights on the performance of US and UK equities, bonds and other assets. In addition, the report contains data on emerging markets, investment strategies and other related information.
The following are few of the interesting charts related to US stocks found in the Barclays Equity Gilt Study of 2011:
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a. Real Investment Returns of Asset types by Decades
b. Comparison of Returns with and without Reinvestment of Income
Download: Barclays Equity Gilt Study 2011 (full version in pdf)