The Periodic Table of Emerging Markets 2018: Chart

The Periodic Table of Emerging Markets for 2018 was recently published by US Global Investors. This chart is similar to The Callan Periodic Table of Investment Returns but is specifically designed for emerging markets. In 2018, the best performing emerging market was Russia with a loss of about 1.5% followed by India and Brazil. Among …

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The Periodic Table of Commodity Returns 2009 Thru 2018

The Periodic Table of Commodity Returns is published every year by U.S. Global Investors. While The Callan Periodic Table of Investment Returns shows the returns for various asset classes this table is specific to review the returns of commodities. The latest edition of commodities returns table including the returns for 2018 is shown in the …

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The Callan Periodic Table of Investment Returns From 1999 to 2018: Chart

Callan has published their latest edition of The Callan Periodic Table of Investment Returns with data from 1999 thru 2018. The table was first created by Jay Kloepfer and published in 1999. Since then the table has become widely popular as it is an excellent tool to analyze the importance of diversification among various asset classes. The …

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Asset Class Quilt of Total Returns From 2000 To 2017

Last year was a great year for investors with most global markets soaring by double digit percentages. For instance, the S&P 500 was shot up 22% on total return basis. The MSCI EAFE Index went up even higher with a total return of 26%. The following chart shows the total returns of different asset classes: …

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