iShares International Treasury Bond (IGOV): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 2010 to January 2024 (~14 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 31 January 2024

Holding the iShares International Treasury Bond (IGOV) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~14 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 169 months (from January 2010 to January 2024). This negative series is not closed yet.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares International Treasury Bond (IGOV) ETF: Historical Returns page.

Rolling Returns

A rolling return is a measure of investment performance that calculates the return of an investment over a set period of time, with the starting date rolling forward. This approach can provide a more accurate representation of the investment's historical performance and helps investors to evaluate the investment's consistency over time.

ISHARES INTERNATIONAL TREASURY BOND (IGOV) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 February 2014 - 31 January 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 2010 - 31 January 2024 (~14 years)
Inflation Adjusted:
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -28.43 10/2021
09/2022
0.71$ -12.44 0.87$ -0.78 0.99$ 6.28 1.06$ 13.10 04/2017
03/2018
1.13$ -1.55 54.13%
2Y -16.62 10/2020
09/2022
0.69$ -12.10 0.77$ 0.31 1.00$ 4.30 1.08$ 7.26 01/2019
12/2020
1.15$ -9.63 47.42%
3Y -11.33 11/2020
10/2023
0.69$ -7.81 0.78$ 1.15 1.03$ 3.04 1.09$ 4.43 04/2015
03/2018
1.13$ -9.82 38.82%
4Y -7.63 11/2019
10/2023
0.72$ -5.43 0.79$ 0.56 1.02$ 3.18 1.13$ 5.70 01/2017
12/2020
1.24$ -5.64 45.21%
5Y -5.57 10/2017
09/2022
0.75$ -4.34 0.80$ 0.55 1.02$ 2.52 1.13$ 4.71 01/2016
12/2020
1.25$ -3.91 45.90%
6Y -4.85 10/2016
09/2022
0.74$ -3.69 0.79$ -0.28 0.98$ 2.52 1.16$ 3.12 08/2015
07/2021
1.20$ -3.88 55.10%
7Y -3.95 10/2016
09/2023
0.75$ -2.81 0.81$ -1.00 0.93$ 0.79 1.05$ 1.61 02/2014
01/2021
1.11$ -1.67 59.46%
8Y -3.45 10/2014
09/2022
0.75$ -2.78 0.79$ -1.62 0.87$ -1.27 0.90$ 0.06 02/2014
01/2022
1.00$ -1.33 96.00%
9Y -2.95 11/2014
10/2023
0.76$ -2.90 0.76$ -2.65 0.78$ -2.00 0.83$ -1.50 01/2015
12/2023
0.87$ -1.56 100.00%
10Y -1.96 02/2014
01/2024
0.82$ -1.96 0.82$ -1.96 0.82$ -1.96 0.82$ -1.96 02/2014
01/2024
0.82$ -1.96 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -33.85 10/2021
09/2022
0.66$ -15.33 0.84$ -3.53 0.96$ 5.34 1.05$ 11.42 08/2015
07/2016
1.11$ -4.52 62.39%
2Y -21.91 10/2020
09/2022
0.60$ -17.35 0.68$ -1.77 0.96$ 2.28 1.04$ 5.35 01/2019
12/2020
1.10$ -13.70 65.98%
3Y -16.13 11/2020
10/2023
0.59$ -12.59 0.66$ -0.93 0.97$ 1.05 1.03$ 2.50 04/2015
03/2018
1.07$ -14.65 63.53%
4Y -11.67 11/2019
10/2023
0.60$ -9.42 0.67$ -1.44 0.94$ 1.07 1.04$ 3.69 01/2017
12/2020
1.15$ -9.77 72.60%
5Y -8.99 10/2017
09/2022
0.62$ -7.88 0.66$ -1.65 0.92$ 0.81 1.04$ 2.70 01/2016
12/2020
1.14$ -7.75 78.69%
6Y -8.06 10/2016
09/2022
0.60$ -7.15 0.64$ -1.75 0.89$ 0.44 1.02$ 0.98 06/2015
05/2021
1.05$ -7.32 79.59%
7Y -7.22 10/2016
09/2023
0.59$ -5.89 0.65$ -4.07 0.74$ -1.26 0.91$ 0.04 02/2014
01/2021
1.00$ -4.98 97.30%
8Y -6.09 10/2014
09/2022
0.60$ -5.44 0.63$ -4.55 0.68$ -4.30 0.70$ -2.20 02/2014
01/2022
0.83$ -4.54 100.00%
9Y -5.70 11/2014
10/2023
0.58$ -5.64 0.59$ -5.30 0.61$ -4.63 0.65$ -4.39 01/2015
12/2023
0.66$ -4.54 100.00%
10Y -4.62 02/2014
01/2024
0.62$ -4.62 0.62$ -4.62 0.62$ -4.62 0.62$ -4.62 02/2014
01/2024
0.62$ -4.62 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -28.43 10/2021
09/2022
0.71$ -8.55 0.91$ 0.34 1.00$ 6.81 1.06$ 14.61 06/2010
05/2011
1.14$ -1.55 48.10%
2Y -16.62 10/2020
09/2022
0.69$ -6.98 0.86$ 0.45 1.00$ 4.16 1.08$ 7.26 01/2019
12/2020
1.15$ -9.63 45.89%
3Y -11.33 11/2020
10/2023
0.69$ -5.61 0.84$ 0.81 1.02$ 2.88 1.08$ 4.43 04/2015
03/2018
1.13$ -9.82 38.81%
4Y -7.63 11/2019
10/2023
0.72$ -4.30 0.83$ 0.38 1.01$ 3.07 1.12$ 5.70 01/2017
12/2020
1.24$ -5.64 45.90%
5Y -5.57 10/2017
09/2022
0.75$ -3.68 0.82$ 0.10 1.00$ 1.71 1.08$ 4.71 01/2016
12/2020
1.25$ -3.91 46.36%
6Y -4.85 10/2016
09/2022
0.74$ -2.59 0.85$ 0.13 1.00$ 1.99 1.12$ 3.12 08/2015
07/2021
1.20$ -3.88 45.92%
7Y -3.95 10/2016
09/2023
0.75$ -1.75 0.88$ 0.39 1.02$ 1.22 1.08$ 1.93 01/2014
12/2020
1.14$ -1.67 31.40%
8Y -3.45 10/2014
09/2022
0.75$ -2.05 0.84$ 0.54 1.04$ 1.39 1.11$ 1.88 06/2010
05/2018
1.16$ -1.33 35.14%
9Y -3.11 11/2013
10/2022
0.75$ -2.65 0.78$ 0.46 1.04$ 1.27 1.12$ 1.96 07/2010
06/2019
1.19$ -1.56 38.71%
10Y -2.85 11/2012
10/2022
0.74$ -2.02 0.81$ 0.45 1.04$ 1.31 1.13$ 1.93 12/2010
11/2020
1.21$ -1.96 46.00%
11Y -2.62 11/2012
10/2023
0.74$ -1.99 0.80$ -1.28 0.86$ 1.55 1.18$ 2.14 06/2010
05/2021
1.26$ -1.87 60.53%
12Y -2.23 11/2011
10/2023
0.76$ -2.10 0.77$ -1.31 0.85$ 0.16 1.01$ 0.90 01/2010
12/2021
1.11$ -1.18 80.77%
13Y -2.01 11/2010
10/2023
0.76$ -1.82 0.78$ -1.01 0.87$ -0.57 0.92$ -0.52 07/2010
06/2023
0.93$ -1.14 100.00%
14Y -0.79 02/2010
01/2024
0.89$ -0.79 0.89$ -0.79 0.89$ -0.62 0.91$ -0.62 01/2010
12/2023
0.91$ -0.79 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -33.85 10/2021
09/2022
0.66$ -10.09 0.89$ -1.64 0.98$ 5.04 1.05$ 11.42 08/2015
07/2016
1.11$ -4.52 59.49%
2Y -21.91 10/2020
09/2022
0.60$ -12.40 0.76$ -1.53 0.96$ 2.00 1.04$ 5.35 01/2019
12/2020
1.10$ -13.70 64.38%
3Y -16.13 11/2020
10/2023
0.59$ -9.99 0.72$ -0.93 0.97$ 0.88 1.02$ 2.50 04/2015
03/2018
1.07$ -14.65 66.42%
4Y -11.67 11/2019
10/2023
0.60$ -8.08 0.71$ -1.44 0.94$ 0.92 1.03$ 3.69 01/2017
12/2020
1.15$ -9.77 74.59%
5Y -8.99 10/2017
09/2022
0.62$ -7.43 0.67$ -1.40 0.93$ -0.36 0.98$ 2.70 01/2016
12/2020
1.14$ -7.75 88.18%
6Y -8.06 10/2016
09/2022
0.60$ -5.96 0.69$ -1.38 0.91$ 0.01 1.00$ 0.98 06/2015
05/2021
1.05$ -7.32 83.67%
7Y -7.22 10/2016
09/2023
0.59$ -4.98 0.69$ -1.32 0.91$ -0.42 0.97$ 0.34 01/2014
12/2020
1.02$ -4.98 95.35%
8Y -6.09 10/2014
09/2022
0.60$ -4.67 0.68$ -1.22 0.90$ -0.28 0.97$ 0.11 04/2010
03/2018
1.00$ -4.54 95.95%
9Y -5.70 11/2014
10/2023
0.58$ -5.30 0.61$ -1.18 0.89$ -0.52 0.95$ 0.32 01/2012
12/2020
1.02$ -4.54 93.55%
10Y -5.47 11/2013
10/2023
0.56$ -4.62 0.62$ -1.53 0.85$ -0.34 0.96$ 0.19 12/2010
11/2020
1.01$ -4.62 92.00%
11Y -5.10 11/2012
10/2023
0.56$ -4.51 0.60$ -3.71 0.65$ -0.36 0.96$ 0.20 06/2010
05/2021
1.02$ -4.43 92.11%
12Y -4.69 11/2011
10/2023
0.56$ -4.55 0.57$ -3.76 0.63$ -2.26 0.75$ -1.23 01/2010
12/2021
0.86$ -3.67 100.00%
13Y -4.53 11/2010
10/2023
0.54$ -4.37 0.55$ -3.48 0.63$ -3.07 0.66$ -3.06 06/2010
05/2023
0.66$ -3.67 100.00%
14Y -3.26 02/2010
01/2024
0.62$ -3.26 0.62$ -3.26 0.62$ -3.08 0.64$ -3.08 01/2010
12/2023
0.64$ -3.26 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.34% +14.61%
Jun 2010 - May 2011
-28.43%
Oct 2021 - Sep 2022
48.10%
76 out of 158
US Inflation Adjusted -1.64% +11.42%
Aug 2015 - Jul 2016
-33.85%
Oct 2021 - Sep 2022
59.49%
94 out of 158
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 2 Years (24 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.45% +7.26%
Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
-16.62%
Oct 2020 - Sep 2022
45.89%
67 out of 146
US Inflation Adjusted -1.53% +5.35%
Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
-21.91%
Oct 2020 - Sep 2022
64.38%
94 out of 146
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 3 Years (36 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.81% +4.43%
Apr 2015 - Mar 2018
-11.33%
Nov 2020 - Oct 2023
38.81%
52 out of 134
US Inflation Adjusted -0.93% +2.50%
Apr 2015 - Mar 2018
-16.13%
Nov 2020 - Oct 2023
66.42%
89 out of 134
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 4 Years (48 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.38% +5.70%
Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
-7.63%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2023
45.90%
56 out of 122
US Inflation Adjusted -1.44% +3.69%
Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
-11.67%
Nov 2019 - Oct 2023
74.59%
91 out of 122
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 5 Years (60 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.10% +4.71%
Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
-5.57%
Oct 2017 - Sep 2022
46.36%
51 out of 110
US Inflation Adjusted -1.40% +2.70%
Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
-8.99%
Oct 2017 - Sep 2022
88.18%
97 out of 110
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 6 Years (72 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.13% +3.12%
Aug 2015 - Jul 2021
-4.85%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2022
45.92%
45 out of 98
US Inflation Adjusted -1.38% +0.98%
Jun 2015 - May 2021
-8.06%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2022
83.67%
82 out of 98
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 7 Years (84 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.39% +1.93%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
-3.95%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2023
31.40%
27 out of 86
US Inflation Adjusted -1.32% +0.34%
Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
-7.22%
Oct 2016 - Sep 2023
95.35%
82 out of 86
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 8 Years (96 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.54% +1.88%
Jun 2010 - May 2018
-3.45%
Oct 2014 - Sep 2022
35.14%
26 out of 74
US Inflation Adjusted -1.22% +0.11%
Apr 2010 - Mar 2018
-6.09%
Oct 2014 - Sep 2022
95.95%
71 out of 74
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 9 Years (108 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.46% +1.96%
Jul 2010 - Jun 2019
-3.11%
Nov 2013 - Oct 2022
38.71%
24 out of 62
US Inflation Adjusted -1.18% +0.32%
Jan 2012 - Dec 2020
-5.70%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2023
93.55%
58 out of 62
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 10 Years (120 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.45% +1.93%
Dec 2010 - Nov 2020
-2.85%
Nov 2012 - Oct 2022
46.00%
23 out of 50
US Inflation Adjusted -1.53% +0.19%
Dec 2010 - Nov 2020
-5.47%
Nov 2013 - Oct 2023
92.00%
46 out of 50
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 11 Years (132 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.28% +2.14%
Jun 2010 - May 2021
-2.62%
Nov 2012 - Oct 2023
60.53%
23 out of 38
US Inflation Adjusted -3.71% +0.20%
Jun 2010 - May 2021
-5.10%
Nov 2012 - Oct 2023
92.11%
35 out of 38
11 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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11 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.31% +0.90%
Jan 2010 - Dec 2021
-2.23%
Nov 2011 - Oct 2023
80.77%
21 out of 26
US Inflation Adjusted -3.76% -1.23%
Jan 2010 - Dec 2021
-4.69%
Nov 2011 - Oct 2023
100.00%
26 out of 26
12 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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12 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.01% -0.52%
Jul 2010 - Jun 2023
-2.01%
Nov 2010 - Oct 2023
100.00%
14 out of 14
US Inflation Adjusted -3.48% -3.06%
Jun 2010 - May 2023
-4.53%
Nov 2010 - Oct 2023
100.00%
14 out of 14
13 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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13 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -0.79% -0.62%
Jan 2010 - Dec 2023
-0.79%
Feb 2010 - Jan 2024
100.00%
2 out of 2
US Inflation Adjusted -3.26% -3.08%
Jan 2010 - Dec 2023
-3.26%
Feb 2010 - Jan 2024
100.00%
2 out of 2
14 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
14 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares International Treasury Bond (IGOV) ETF: Historical Returns page.