Historical Annual Returns of the Australian Stock Market From 1980 Thru 2019

The Australian equity market is the best market in the world based on returns since 1900 according to a recent Credit Suisse study. Australian stocks have historically performed well over the long period with average returns of over 13% per year. I have written about historical returns earlier here and here. In this post, let’s …

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Australia’s New S&P/ASX All Technology Index: Infographic

ASX recently launched a new index called the S&P/ASX All Technology Index to track 46 of Australia’s leading and emerging technology companies or “Unicorns”. The following charts show additional details about this index and constituents: Click to enlarge Source: ASX via Twitter Hat Tip: @LeldeSmits One of the popular Aussie tech companies listed on the NASDAQ …

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The Historical Average Annual Returns of Australian Stock Market From 1900 To 2019

The popular “120 Years of Historical Returns for Australian Sharemarket” has been updated MarketIndex site with data for year 2019. The overall average annual return just slightly increased to 13.2% per year since 1900. The following graphic shows the historical annual returns of Australian stocks from 1990 thru 2019: Click to enlarge Source: Market Index …

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Australia’s Top Companies in 2009 vs. 2019

Some of the developed economies in the world are natural resources-based. These economies are dominated by commodity companies and financials. Highly innovative and disruptive tech sector form a small part of these countries. Countries such as Canada and Australia fall int his category. The Canadian economy is dominated by mining, energy and financials. Similarly resource …

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