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Basic Info

The S&P 500 Monthly Total Return is the investment return received each month, including 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 Total Return is at 3.04%, compared to 2.38% last month and 7.19% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.71%.

Stats

Last Value 3.04%
Latest Period Aug 2021
Last Updated Sep 5 2021, 11:03 EDT
Long Term Average 0.71%
Average Growth Rate 2.91K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 7.19%
Change from 1 Year Ago -57.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
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Historical Data

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Date Value
August 31, 2021 3.04%
July 31, 2021 2.38%
June 30, 2021 2.33%
May 31, 2021 0.70%
April 30, 2021 5.34%
March 31, 2021 4.38%
February 28, 2021 2.76%
January 31, 2021 -1.01%
December 31, 2020 3.84%
November 30, 2020 10.95%
October 31, 2020 -2.66%
September 30, 2020 -3.80%
August 31, 2020 7.19%
July 31, 2020 5.64%
June 30, 2020 1.99%
May 31, 2020 4.76%
April 30, 2020 12.82%
March 31, 2020 -12.35%
February 29, 2020 -8.23%
January 31, 2020 -0.04%
December 31, 2019 3.02%
November 30, 2019 3.63%
October 31, 2019 2.17%
September 30, 2019 1.87%
August 31, 2019 -1.58%
Date Value
July 31, 2019 1.44%
June 30, 2019 7.05%
May 31, 2019 -6.35%
April 30, 2019 4.05%
March 31, 2019 1.94%
February 28, 2019 3.21%
January 31, 2019 8.01%
December 31, 2018 -9.03%
November 30, 2018 2.04%
October 31, 2018 -6.84%
September 30, 2018 0.57%
August 31, 2018 3.26%
July 31, 2018 3.72%
June 30, 2018 0.62%
May 31, 2018 2.41%
April 30, 2018 0.38%
March 31, 2018 -2.54%
February 28, 2018 -3.69%
January 31, 2018 5.73%
December 31, 2017 1.11%
November 30, 2017 3.07%
October 31, 2017 2.33%
September 30, 2017 2.06%
August 31, 2017 0.31%
July 31, 2017 2.06%

Basic Info

The S&P 500 Monthly Total Return is the investment return received each month, including 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 Total Return is at 3.04%, compared to 2.38% last month and 7.19% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.71%.

Stats

Last Value 3.04%
Latest Period Aug 2021
Last Updated Sep 5 2021, 11:03 EDT
Long Term Average 0.71%
Average Growth Rate 2.91K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 7.19%
Change from 1 Year Ago -57.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
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