iShares Silver Trust (SLV): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from August 1982 to January 2024 (~42 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 31 January 2024

Holding the iShares Silver Trust (SLV) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~42 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 446 months (from February 1983 to March 2020).

This means that every rolling period of 447 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares Silver Trust (SLV) ETF: Historical Returns page.

Previous vs subsequent Returns

Considering all 10-year rolling periods, is there a relationship between past and future returns, at a given date?

In the following chart, we show how past returns (x-axis) and subsequent returns (y-axis) are related.

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ISHARES SILVER TRUST (SLV) ETF
Previous vs Next Returns - 10 Years annualized
Updated to January 2024

The annualized return of the last 10 years has been 1.26% (updated at Jan 31, 2024).

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 SILVER TRUST (SLV) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 February 1994 - 31 January 2024 (30 Years)
Data Source: 1 August 1982 - 31 January 2024 (~42 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 -40.54 12/2012
11/2013
0.59$ -15.67 0.84$ 1.33 1.01$ 34.55 1.34$ 156.74 05/2010
04/2011
2.56$ -4.21 47.28%
2Y -32.30 12/2012
11/2014
0.45$ -10.53 0.80$ 2.40 1.04$ 28.41 1.64$ 95.95 05/2009
04/2011
3.83$ 0.26 41.84%
3Y -26.70 05/2011
04/2014
0.39$ -6.70 0.81$ 2.87 1.08$ 24.84 1.94$ 51.69 11/2008
10/2011
3.49$ -5.77 40.00%
4Y -24.26 05/2011
04/2015
0.32$ -5.25 0.80$ 5.52 1.23$ 21.31 2.16$ 36.93 05/2007
04/2011
3.51$ 5.59 37.70%
5Y -18.38 05/2011
04/2016
0.36$ -5.47 0.75$ 4.58 1.25$ 20.63 2.55$ 33.79 03/2003
02/2008
4.28$ 6.80 36.54%
6Y -16.14 05/2011
04/2017
0.34$ -3.88 0.78$ 4.55 1.30$ 19.65 2.93$ 37.69 05/2005
04/2011
6.81$ 4.19 36.33%
7Y -14.72 05/2011
04/2018
0.32$ -3.02 0.80$ 4.04 1.31$ 19.61 3.50$ 34.06 05/2004
04/2011
7.78$ 3.33 29.24%
8Y -14.01 05/2011
04/2019
0.29$ -2.16 0.83$ 4.19 1.38$ 17.40 3.60$ 33.53 05/2003
04/2011
10.10$ 5.53 27.17%
9Y -12.58 05/2011
04/2020
0.29$ -1.95 0.83$ 3.84 1.40$ 15.31 3.60$ 29.66 05/2002
04/2011
10.35$ 2.64 27.67%
10Y -6.47 05/2011
04/2021
0.51$ -1.00 0.90$ 5.03 1.63$ 15.13 4.09$ 26.90 05/2001
04/2011
10.83$ 1.26 20.33%
11Y -7.79 09/2011
08/2022
0.40$ -1.00 0.89$ 6.79 2.05$ 14.54 4.45$ 22.66 05/2000
04/2011
9.45$ -3.36 17.03%
12Y -5.76 05/2011
04/2023
0.49$ 0.76 1.09$ 7.82 2.46$ 13.96 4.79$ 19.72 05/1999
04/2011
8.67$ -3.55 11.06%
13Y -2.48 01/2011
12/2023
0.72$ 2.23 1.33$ 7.85 2.67$ 12.51 4.63$ 18.07 09/1998
08/2011
8.66$ -2.06 2.93%
14Y 0.15 05/2006
04/2020
1.02$ 3.67 1.65$ 8.27 3.04$ 11.34 4.50$ 17.89 05/1997
04/2011
10.02$ 1.98 0.00%
15Y -0.15 03/2008
02/2023
0.97$ 3.98 1.79$ 7.97 3.15$ 11.09 4.84$ 15.62 05/1996
04/2011
8.81$ 3.48 0.55%
16Y 1.37 02/2008
01/2024
1.24$ 4.82 2.12$ 7.64 3.24$ 10.96 5.27$ 14.06 05/1995
04/2011
8.20$ 1.37 0.00%
17Y 2.60 02/2007
01/2024
1.54$ 5.76 2.58$ 7.44 3.38$ 10.13 5.15$ 13.63 05/1994
04/2011
8.78$ 2.60 0.00%
18Y 4.30 02/2006
01/2024
2.13$ 5.96 2.83$ 6.91 3.32$ 9.28 4.93$ 11.05 12/1994
11/2012
6.59$ 4.30 0.00%
19Y 4.87 10/1999
09/2018
2.46$ 5.62 2.82$ 6.67 3.41$ 8.46 4.67$ 10.14 09/2001
08/2020
6.26$ 6.16 0.00%
20Y 4.41 04/1998
03/2018
2.36$ 5.07 2.68$ 6.30 3.39$ 8.01 4.66$ 9.28 06/2001
05/2021
5.90$ 6.26 0.00%
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 -41.27 12/2012
11/2013
0.58$ -18.32 0.81$ -1.12 0.98$ 30.70 1.30$ 149.07 05/2010
04/2011
2.49$ -7.10 52.44%
2Y -33.13 12/2012
11/2014
0.44$ -13.22 0.75$ -0.03 0.99$ 25.07 1.56$ 90.90 05/2009
04/2011
3.64$ -4.26 50.15%
3Y -28.01 05/2011
04/2014
0.37$ -8.70 0.76$ 0.57 1.01$ 21.37 1.78$ 49.49 11/2008
10/2011
3.34$ -10.82 47.69%
4Y -25.25 05/2011
04/2015
0.31$ -7.51 0.73$ 2.27 1.09$ 18.40 1.96$ 34.06 05/2007
04/2011
3.23$ 0.97 41.85%
5Y -19.43 05/2011
04/2016
0.33$ -7.17 0.68$ 1.77 1.09$ 17.31 2.22$ 29.91 03/2003
02/2008
3.70$ 2.53 44.52%
6Y -17.34 05/2011
04/2017
0.31$ -5.91 0.69$ 1.63 1.10$ 16.56 2.50$ 34.38 05/2005
04/2011
5.88$ 0.46 42.56%
7Y -16.05 05/2011
04/2018
0.29$ -5.13 0.69$ 1.54 1.11$ 16.51 2.91$ 30.68 05/2004
04/2011
6.50$ -0.16 40.43%
8Y -15.39 05/2011
04/2019
0.26$ -4.03 0.71$ 1.86 1.15$ 14.63 2.98$ 30.21 05/2003
04/2011
8.26$ 2.10 38.49%
9Y -13.87 05/2011
04/2020
0.26$ -4.11 0.68$ 1.69 1.16$ 12.62 2.91$ 26.48 05/2002
04/2011
8.28$ -0.47 39.13%
10Y -8.59 10/2012
09/2022
0.40$ -2.84 0.74$ 3.12 1.35$ 12.49 3.24$ 23.90 05/2001
04/2011
8.52$ -1.48 34.02%
11Y -10.00 09/2011
08/2022
0.31$ -2.67 0.74$ 4.56 1.63$ 11.94 3.45$ 19.68 05/2000
04/2011
7.21$ -5.87 26.20%
12Y -8.10 05/2011
04/2023
0.36$ -1.26 0.85$ 5.34 1.86$ 11.24 3.59$ 16.76 05/1999
04/2011
6.42$ -5.99 22.12%
13Y -4.97 01/2011
12/2023
0.51$ 0.11 1.01$ 5.44 1.99$ 10.02 3.45$ 15.16 09/1998
08/2011
6.26$ -4.56 13.66%
14Y -1.65 08/2008
07/2022
0.79$ 1.42 1.21$ 5.76 2.19$ 8.68 3.20$ 15.09 05/1997
04/2011
7.15$ -0.57 8.29%
15Y -2.45 03/2008
02/2023
0.68$ 1.87 1.32$ 5.64 2.27$ 8.48 3.38$ 12.86 05/1996
04/2011
6.14$ 0.89 5.52%
16Y -1.00 02/2008
01/2024
0.85$ 2.56 1.49$ 5.34 2.30$ 8.27 3.56$ 11.31 05/1995
04/2011
5.55$ -1.00 3.55%
17Y 0.10 02/2007
01/2024
1.01$ 3.31 1.74$ 5.20 2.36$ 7.46 3.39$ 10.86 05/1994
04/2011
5.76$ 0.10 0.00%
18Y 1.78 02/2006
01/2024
1.37$ 3.61 1.89$ 4.56 2.23$ 6.91 3.33$ 8.40 12/1994
11/2012
4.27$ 1.78 0.00%
19Y 2.64 10/1999
09/2018
1.64$ 3.26 1.83$ 4.18 2.17$ 5.98 3.01$ 7.96 09/2001
08/2020
4.28$ 3.51 0.00%
20Y 2.18 04/1998
03/2018
1.53$ 2.82 1.74$ 4.04 2.20$ 5.66 3.00$ 7.04 06/2001
05/2021
3.89$ 3.59 0.00%
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 -42.02 08/1983
07/1984
0.57$ -18.93 0.81$ -2.37 0.97$ 31.22 1.31$ 156.74 05/2010
04/2011
2.56$ -4.21 54.41%
2Y -32.43 06/1983
05/1985
0.45$ -14.55 0.73$ 0.91 1.01$ 23.32 1.52$ 95.95 05/2009
04/2011
3.83$ 0.26 46.95%
3Y -27.19 06/1983
05/1986
0.38$ -12.19 0.67$ 1.18 1.03$ 18.08 1.64$ 51.69 11/2008
10/2011
3.49$ -5.77 44.71%
4Y -24.26 05/2011
04/2015
0.32$ -9.35 0.67$ 1.66 1.06$ 16.49 1.84$ 36.93 05/2007
04/2011
3.51$ 5.59 46.34%
5Y -18.38 05/2011
04/2016
0.36$ -7.79 0.66$ 1.46 1.07$ 17.11 2.20$ 33.79 03/2003
02/2008
4.28$ 6.80 44.87%
6Y -16.14 05/2011
04/2017
0.34$ -7.19 0.63$ 1.07 1.06$ 16.91 2.55$ 37.69 05/2005
04/2011
6.81$ 4.19 44.26%
7Y -14.72 05/2011
04/2018
0.32$ -6.58 0.62$ 1.71 1.12$ 15.41 2.72$ 34.06 05/2004
04/2011
7.78$ 3.33 42.41%
8Y -14.79 02/1983
01/1991
0.27$ -4.41 0.69$ 1.65 1.13$ 13.84 2.82$ 33.53 05/2003
04/2011
10.10$ 5.53 40.45%
9Y -12.64 06/1983
05/1992
0.29$ -3.60 0.71$ 1.31 1.12$ 12.66 2.92$ 29.66 05/2002
04/2011
10.35$ 2.64 38.87%
10Y -12.44 02/1983
01/1993
0.26$ -3.05 0.73$ 1.43 1.15$ 11.75 3.03$ 26.90 05/2001
04/2011
10.83$ 1.26 35.09%
11Y -8.62 02/1983
01/1994
0.37$ -2.65 0.74$ 2.34 1.28$ 12.20 3.54$ 22.66 05/2000
04/2011
9.45$ -3.36 36.24%
12Y -8.66 02/1983
01/1995
0.33$ -2.44 0.74$ 3.54 1.51$ 11.10 3.53$ 19.72 05/1999
04/2011
8.67$ -3.55 32.11%
13Y -6.86 06/1983
05/1996
0.39$ -2.12 0.75$ 4.49 1.76$ 11.04 3.90$ 18.07 09/1998
08/2011
8.66$ -2.06 27.41%
14Y -7.29 06/1983
05/1997
0.34$ -1.82 0.77$ 5.03 1.98$ 9.83 3.71$ 17.89 05/1997
04/2011
10.02$ 1.98 26.59%
15Y -6.32 06/1983
05/1998
0.37$ -1.85 0.75$ 6.18 2.45$ 9.41 3.85$ 15.62 05/1996
04/2011
8.81$ 3.48 24.76%
16Y -6.13 06/1983
05/1999
0.36$ -1.97 0.72$ 6.97 2.93$ 9.07 4.01$ 14.06 05/1995
04/2011
8.20$ 1.37 23.13%
17Y -5.81 06/1983
05/2000
0.36$ -1.25 0.80$ 6.67 2.99$ 9.06 4.36$ 13.63 05/1994
04/2011
8.78$ 2.60 19.32%
18Y -6.08 06/1983
05/2001
0.32$ -0.79 0.86$ 6.49 3.10$ 9.09 4.78$ 14.08 05/1993
04/2011
10.70$ 4.30 16.61%
19Y -6.04 02/1983
01/2002
0.30$ 0.91 1.18$ 5.93 2.98$ 8.87 5.02$ 13.85 05/1992
04/2011
11.74$ 6.16 12.55%
20Y -5.35 06/1983
05/2003
0.33$ 1.07 1.23$ 5.77 3.07$ 8.68 5.28$ 13.10 05/1991
04/2011
11.72$ 6.26 10.42%
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 -44.42 08/1983
07/1984
0.55$ -21.38 0.78$ -5.31 0.94$ 28.79 1.28$ 149.07 05/2010
04/2011
2.49$ -7.10 58.11%
2Y -35.00 06/1983
05/1985
0.42$ -17.11 0.68$ -1.41 0.97$ 20.00 1.43$ 90.90 05/2009
04/2011
3.64$ -4.26 54.11%
3Y -29.44 06/1983
05/1986
0.35$ -14.63 0.62$ -1.39 0.95$ 14.64 1.50$ 49.49 11/2008
10/2011
3.34$ -10.82 55.51%
4Y -25.25 05/2011
04/2015
0.31$ -12.04 0.59$ -1.07 0.95$ 14.28 1.70$ 34.06 05/2007
04/2011
3.23$ 0.97 51.66%
5Y -19.43 05/2011
04/2016
0.33$ -10.73 0.56$ -0.78 0.96$ 14.44 1.96$ 29.91 03/2003
02/2008
3.70$ 2.53 54.44%
6Y -17.99 06/1983
05/1989
0.30$ -10.40 0.51$ -1.40 0.91$ 13.76 2.16$ 34.38 05/2005
04/2011
5.88$ 0.46 54.80%
7Y -16.31 06/1983
05/1990
0.28$ -9.48 0.49$ -0.65 0.95$ 12.45 2.27$ 30.68 05/2004
04/2011
6.50$ -0.16 53.25%
8Y -18.13 02/1983
01/1991
0.20$ -7.33 0.54$ -0.65 0.94$ 11.48 2.38$ 30.21 05/2003
04/2011
8.26$ 2.10 53.60%
9Y -15.90 06/1983
05/1992
0.21$ -6.22 0.56$ -1.21 0.89$ 9.97 2.35$ 26.48 05/2002
04/2011
8.28$ -0.47 58.82%
10Y -15.68 02/1983
01/1993
0.18$ -5.72 0.55$ -0.83 0.92$ 8.98 2.36$ 23.90 05/2001
04/2011
8.52$ -1.48 57.52%
11Y -11.90 02/1983
01/1994
0.24$ -5.54 0.53$ 0.02 1.00$ 9.26 2.64$ 19.68 05/2000
04/2011
7.21$ -5.87 49.86%
12Y -11.88 02/1983
01/1995
0.21$ -5.48 0.50$ 1.16 1.14$ 8.51 2.66$ 16.76 05/1999
04/2011
6.42$ -5.99 45.63%
13Y -10.06 06/1983
05/1996
0.25$ -5.08 0.50$ 2.08 1.30$ 8.50 2.88$ 15.16 09/1998
08/2011
6.26$ -4.56 37.90%
14Y -10.40 06/1983
05/1997
0.21$ -4.92 0.49$ 2.84 1.48$ 7.43 2.72$ 15.09 05/1997
04/2011
7.15$ -0.57 34.14%
15Y -9.35 06/1983
05/1998
0.22$ -4.83 0.47$ 3.86 1.76$ 6.93 2.73$ 12.86 05/1996
04/2011
6.14$ 0.89 33.54%
16Y -9.11 06/1983
05/1999
0.21$ -4.84 0.45$ 4.49 2.01$ 6.55 2.75$ 11.31 05/1995
04/2011
5.55$ -1.00 30.94%
17Y -8.78 06/1983
05/2000
0.20$ -4.20 0.48$ 4.32 2.05$ 6.55 2.93$ 10.86 05/1994
04/2011
5.76$ 0.10 26.44%
18Y -9.06 06/1983
05/2001
0.18$ -3.69 0.50$ 4.13 2.07$ 6.71 3.21$ 11.30 05/1993
04/2011
6.86$ 1.78 25.09%
19Y -8.95 02/1983
01/2002
0.16$ -2.03 0.67$ 3.51 1.92$ 6.38 3.23$ 11.04 05/1992
04/2011
7.30$ 3.51 22.51%
20Y -8.20 06/1983
05/2003
0.18$ -1.95 0.67$ 3.30 1.91$ 6.37 3.43$ 10.27 05/1991
04/2011
7.06$ 3.59 19.69%
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 -2.37% +156.74%
May 2010 - Apr 2011
-42.02%
Aug 1983 - Jul 1984
54.41%
265 out of 487
US Inflation Adjusted -5.31% +149.07%
May 2010 - Apr 2011
-44.42%
Aug 1983 - Jul 1984
58.11%
283 out of 487
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 +0.91% +95.95%
May 2009 - Apr 2011
-32.43%
Jun 1983 - May 1985
46.95%
223 out of 475
US Inflation Adjusted -1.41% +90.90%
May 2009 - Apr 2011
-35.00%
Jun 1983 - May 1985
54.11%
257 out of 475
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 +1.18% +51.69%
Nov 2008 - Oct 2011
-27.19%
Jun 1983 - May 1986
44.71%
207 out of 463
US Inflation Adjusted -1.39% +49.49%
Nov 2008 - Oct 2011
-29.44%
Jun 1983 - May 1986
55.51%
257 out of 463
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 +1.66% +36.93%
May 2007 - Apr 2011
-24.26%
May 2011 - Apr 2015
46.34%
209 out of 451
US Inflation Adjusted -1.07% +34.06%
May 2007 - Apr 2011
-25.25%
May 2011 - Apr 2015
51.66%
233 out of 451
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 +1.46% +33.79%
Mar 2003 - Feb 2008
-18.38%
May 2011 - Apr 2016
44.87%
197 out of 439
US Inflation Adjusted -0.78% +29.91%
Mar 2003 - Feb 2008
-19.43%
May 2011 - Apr 2016
54.44%
239 out of 439
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 +1.07% +37.69%
May 2005 - Apr 2011
-16.14%
May 2011 - Apr 2017
44.26%
189 out of 427
US Inflation Adjusted -1.40% +34.38%
May 2005 - Apr 2011
-17.99%
Jun 1983 - May 1989
54.80%
234 out of 427
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 +1.71% +34.06%
May 2004 - Apr 2011
-14.72%
May 2011 - Apr 2018
42.41%
176 out of 415
US Inflation Adjusted -0.65% +30.68%
May 2004 - Apr 2011
-16.31%
Jun 1983 - May 1990
53.25%
221 out of 415
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 +1.65% +33.53%
May 2003 - Apr 2011
-14.79%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1991
40.45%
163 out of 403
US Inflation Adjusted -0.65% +30.21%
May 2003 - Apr 2011
-18.13%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1991
53.60%
216 out of 403
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 +1.31% +29.66%
May 2002 - Apr 2011
-12.64%
Jun 1983 - May 1992
38.87%
152 out of 391
US Inflation Adjusted -1.21% +26.48%
May 2002 - Apr 2011
-15.90%
Jun 1983 - May 1992
58.82%
230 out of 391
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 +1.43% +26.90%
May 2001 - Apr 2011
-12.44%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1993
35.09%
133 out of 379
US Inflation Adjusted -0.83% +23.90%
May 2001 - Apr 2011
-15.68%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1993
57.52%
218 out of 379
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 11 Years (132 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.34% +22.66%
May 2000 - Apr 2011
-8.62%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1994
36.24%
133 out of 367
US Inflation Adjusted +0.02% +19.68%
May 2000 - Apr 2011
-11.90%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1994
49.86%
183 out of 367
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.54% +19.72%
May 1999 - Apr 2011
-8.66%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1995
32.11%
114 out of 355
US Inflation Adjusted +1.16% +16.76%
May 1999 - Apr 2011
-11.88%
Feb 1983 - Jan 1995
45.63%
162 out of 355
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.49% +18.07%
Sep 1998 - Aug 2011
-6.86%
Jun 1983 - May 1996
27.41%
94 out of 343
US Inflation Adjusted +2.08% +15.16%
Sep 1998 - Aug 2011
-10.06%
Jun 1983 - May 1996
37.90%
130 out of 343
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +5.03% +17.89%
May 1997 - Apr 2011
-7.29%
Jun 1983 - May 1997
26.59%
88 out of 331
US Inflation Adjusted +2.84% +15.09%
May 1997 - Apr 2011
-10.40%
Jun 1983 - May 1997
34.14%
113 out of 331
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.18% +15.62%
May 1996 - Apr 2011
-6.32%
Jun 1983 - May 1998
24.76%
79 out of 319
US Inflation Adjusted +3.86% +12.86%
May 1996 - Apr 2011
-9.35%
Jun 1983 - May 1998
33.54%
107 out of 319
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 16 Years (192 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.97% +14.06%
May 1995 - Apr 2011
-6.13%
Jun 1983 - May 1999
23.13%
71 out of 307
US Inflation Adjusted +4.49% +11.31%
May 1995 - Apr 2011
-9.11%
Jun 1983 - May 1999
30.94%
95 out of 307
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 17 Years (204 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.67% +13.63%
May 1994 - Apr 2011
-5.81%
Jun 1983 - May 2000
19.32%
57 out of 295
US Inflation Adjusted +4.32% +10.86%
May 1994 - Apr 2011
-8.78%
Jun 1983 - May 2000
26.44%
78 out of 295
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 18 Years (216 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.49% +14.08%
May 1993 - Apr 2011
-6.08%
Jun 1983 - May 2001
16.61%
47 out of 283
US Inflation Adjusted +4.13% +11.30%
May 1993 - Apr 2011
-9.06%
Jun 1983 - May 2001
25.09%
71 out of 283
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 19 Years (228 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +5.93% +13.85%
May 1992 - Apr 2011
-6.04%
Feb 1983 - Jan 2002
12.55%
34 out of 271
US Inflation Adjusted +3.51% +11.04%
May 1992 - Apr 2011
-8.95%
Feb 1983 - Jan 2002
22.51%
61 out of 271
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 20 Years (240 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +5.77% +13.10%
May 1991 - Apr 2011
-5.35%
Jun 1983 - May 2003
10.42%
27 out of 259
US Inflation Adjusted +3.30% +10.27%
May 1991 - Apr 2011
-8.20%
Jun 1983 - May 2003
19.69%
51 out of 259
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