Why Diversification is the Key – 20 Years of Asset Class Returns: Chart

Diversification among asset classes is one of the simplest and easiest ways to reduce risk and increase stability to a portfolio. As no one asset class can top the returns every year it is important to diversify. The following chart shows the returns of various asset classes from 2002 to 2021. Large-cap US growth stocks were the winners with an annualized return of around 11%.

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Source: MFS

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  1. SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY)
  2. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO)
  3. iShares TIPS Bond ETF (TIP)
  4. iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (LQD)
  5. iShares Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF (HYG)
  6. SPDR® Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK)

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