The 2021 Andex Chart for Australian Investors: Chart

The Andex Chart shows the performance of various asset classes for the Australian market over the long term. This powerful chart contains other fascinating details like annual returns, political leadership, etc. A $100 (Australian $)  investment in 1950 would have grown to $260,786 by 2021 or at about 11.7% per year. Some of the major …

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Fact of the Day: New Car Price in the U.S. vs. India

The average price of a new car in the U.S. has been increasing consistently for many years. Like the humble bicycle cars used to be a form of transportation to travel from point A to point B. That is no longer the case. Today’s automobiles have some of the top high-tech features possible like an …

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Knowledge is Power: Concentration in S&P 500, Emerging Market Leadership, Railroads Edition

U.S. stocks have performed well at least so far this year. The S&P 500 is up over 18%. It remains to be seen if these gains hold through the rest of the year. Markets have become more volatile this month and fears of a correction are getting louder every day. International equities are also having …

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Performance of Gold vs. Stocks, Bonds and Commodities: Chart

Gold is an important asset class to own in a well-diversified portfolio. However investors always wonder if gold is better than assets like stocks bonds, stocks and commodities. Gold is also known to be a great asset to beat the raves of inflation. An article in the journal last month noted that gold has underperformed …

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