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Basic Info

The S&P 500 Monthly Return is the investment return received each month, excluding dividends, when holding the S&P 500 index. The S&P 500 index is a basket of 500 large US stocks, weighted by market cap, and is the most widely followed index representing the US stock market.

S&P 500 Monthly Return is at 3.71%, compared to 10.75% last month and 2.86% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.50%.

Stats

Last Value 3.71%
Latest Period Dec 2020
Last Updated Jan 5 2021, 11:11 EST
Long Term Average 0.50%
Average Growth Rate -58.15%
Value from 1 Year Ago 2.86%
Change from 1 Year Ago 29.84%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
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Notes S&P 500 monthly return not including dividends.

Historical Data

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Date Value
December 31, 2020 3.71%
November 30, 2020 10.75%
October 31, 2020 -2.77%
September 30, 2020 -3.92%
August 31, 2020 7.01%
July 31, 2020 5.51%
June 30, 2020 1.84%
May 31, 2020 4.53%
April 30, 2020 12.68%
March 31, 2020 -12.51%
February 29, 2020 -8.41%
January 31, 2020 -0.16%
December 31, 2019 2.86%
November 30, 2019 3.40%
October 31, 2019 2.04%
September 30, 2019 1.72%
August 31, 2019 -1.81%
July 31, 2019 1.31%
June 30, 2019 6.89%
May 31, 2019 -6.58%
April 30, 2019 3.93%
March 31, 2019 1.79%
February 28, 2019 2.97%
January 31, 2019 7.87%
December 31, 2018 -9.18%
Date Value
November 30, 2018 1.79%
October 31, 2018 -6.94%
September 30, 2018 0.43%
August 31, 2018 3.03%
July 31, 2018 3.60%
June 30, 2018 0.48%
May 31, 2018 2.16%
April 30, 2018 0.27%
March 31, 2018 -2.69%
February 28, 2018 -3.89%
January 31, 2018 5.62%
December 31, 2017 0.98%
November 30, 2017 2.81%
October 31, 2017 2.22%
September 30, 2017 1.93%
August 31, 2017 0.05%
July 31, 2017 1.93%
June 30, 2017 0.48%
May 31, 2017 1.16%
April 30, 2017 0.91%
March 31, 2017 -0.04%
February 28, 2017 3.72%
January 31, 2017 1.79%
December 31, 2016 1.82%
November 30, 2016 3.42%

Basic Info

The S&P 500 Monthly Return is the investment return received each month, excluding dividends, when holding the S&P 500 index. The S&P 500 index is a basket of 500 large US stocks, weighted by market cap, and is the most widely followed index representing the US stock market.

S&P 500 Monthly Return is at 3.71%, compared to 10.75% last month and 2.86% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.50%.

Stats

Last Value 3.71%
Latest Period Dec 2020
Last Updated Jan 5 2021, 11:11 EST
Long Term Average 0.50%
Average Growth Rate -58.15%
Value from 1 Year Ago 2.86%
Change from 1 Year Ago 29.84%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
Download Source File Download
Notes S&P 500 monthly return not including dividends.