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Basic Info

The S&P 500 Annual Return is the investment return received each year, 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. Bouncing back from the Great Recession, the S&P 500 returned 23.45% in 2009.

S&P 500 Annual Return is at 16.26%, compared to 28.88% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 7.58%.

Stats

Last Value 16.26%
Latest Period 2020
Last Updated Feb 1 2021, 19:04 EST
Long Term Average 7.58%
Average Growth Rate -24.74K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 28.88%
Change from 1 Year Ago -43.70%
Frequency Yearly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
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Notes One year return of the S&P 500 not including dividends.

Historical Data

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Date Value
December 31, 2020 16.26%
December 31, 2019 28.88%
December 31, 2018 -6.24%
December 31, 2017 19.42%
December 31, 2016 9.54%
December 31, 2015 -0.73%
December 31, 2014 11.39%
December 31, 2013 29.60%
December 31, 2012 13.41%
December 31, 2011 -0.00%
December 31, 2010 12.78%
December 31, 2009 23.45%
Date Value
December 31, 2008 -38.49%
December 31, 2007 3.53%
December 31, 2006 13.62%
December 31, 2005 3.00%
December 31, 2004 8.99%
December 31, 2003 26.38%
December 31, 2002 -23.37%
December 31, 2001 -13.04%
December 31, 2000 -10.14%
December 31, 1999 19.53%
December 31, 1998 26.67%

Basic Info

The S&P 500 Annual Return is the investment return received each year, 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. Bouncing back from the Great Recession, the S&P 500 returned 23.45% in 2009.

S&P 500 Annual Return is at 16.26%, compared to 28.88% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 7.58%.

Stats

Last Value 16.26%
Latest Period 2020
Last Updated Feb 1 2021, 19:04 EST
Long Term Average 7.58%
Average Growth Rate -24.74K%
Value from 1 Year Ago 28.88%
Change from 1 Year Ago -43.70%
Frequency Yearly
Unit Percent
Adjustment N/A
Download Source File Download
Notes One year return of the S&P 500 not including dividends.