I looked at the S&P 500 (SPX) on Market Watch and the comparison is below. The values can be obtained here. This did better than the TSX but is not up much from 2008.
|Date||Time YoY||Y to Beg||S&P 500||YoY||Y to Beg.||Trad Accts||YoY||Y to Beg.|
I also looked at the NASDAQ (Comp) and the comparison is below. The values can be obtained here. The NASDAQ did better than the S&P 500.
|Date||Time YoY||Y to Beg||NASDAQ||YoY||Y to Beg.||Trad Accts||YoY||Y to Beg.|
Next, I think it would be a good idea to see how the income on my portfolio did compare to my portfolio. The question is, did my income increase in line with the increase in my portfolio?
On my other blog I wrote yesterday about Energy Group Inc. (TSX-JE, NYSE-JE)... learn more. Tomorrow, I will write about Telus Corp. (TSX-T, NYSE-TU)... learn more on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 around 5 pm.
Today on my other blog I will write also about Accord Financial Corp (TSX-ACD, OTC-ACCFF)... learn more.
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