Total Returns for Major Asset Classes from 1993 to 2022 for Australian Investors: Chart

The chart below shows the total returns for major asset classes for the past 30 years from 1993 to June 2022 from an Australian market perspective. The chart again proves the importance of diversification. Only in rare occurrences, have the winning asset in one year is also the winner the following year. Click to enlarge …

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10 Years of Global EV Sales by Country: Infographic

I came across the below interesting infographic on EV sales by country in the past decade. China has hundreds of companies making hundreds of EV models. EV sales has also soared there in recent years. US and Europe are yet to catch up with China. Despite incentives and high gas prices, the US is behind …

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S&P 500 Bull and Bear Markets From 1940 to June 2022: Chart

The US equity market has dramatically recovered from the depths of the bear market reached in June this year. As of yesterday, the S&P 500 is down just over 10%. Despite the amazing run in recent weeks, not many investors are convinced that the bear is dead for a variety of reasons. Irrational exuberance by …

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