iShares USD Treasury Bond 1-3yr (IUSU.DE): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 1975 to April 2024 (~49 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 30 April 2024

Holding the iShares USD Treasury Bond 1-3yr (IUSU.DE) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~49 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 194 months (from February 2002 to March 2018).

This means that every rolling period of 195 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares USD Treasury Bond 1-3yr (IUSU.DE) 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.

Neighboring data is aggregated and occurrences are indicated. It is possible to zoom by clicking or drawing the desired area

ISHARES USD TREASURY BOND 1-3YR (IUSU.DE) ETF
Previous vs Next Returns - 10 Years annualized
Updated to April 2024

The annualized return of the last 10 years has been 3.60% (updated at Apr 30, 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 USD TREASURY BOND 1-3YR (IUSU.DE) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 May 1994 - 30 April 2024 (30 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 1975 - 30 April 2024 (~49 years)
Inflation Adjusted:

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +5.52% +46.81%
Sep 1980 - Aug 1981
-20.86%
Mar 1985 - Feb 1986
35.28%
205 out of 581
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.42% +41.48%
Mar 1984 - Feb 1985
-21.47%
Mar 1985 - Feb 1986
42.17%
245 out of 581
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.52% +44.65%
Nov 1980 - Oct 1982
-13.57%
Mar 1985 - Feb 1987
27.77%
158 out of 569
Euro Inflation Adjusted +1.62% +36.28%
Nov 1980 - Oct 1982
-14.67%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2004
41.30%
235 out of 569
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +3.98% +35.56%
Oct 1980 - Sep 1983
-10.62%
Jan 1985 - Dec 1987
19.57%
109 out of 557
Euro Inflation Adjusted +1.88% +29.20%
Feb 1981 - Jan 1984
-12.18%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2005
36.98%
206 out of 557
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.40% +33.86%
Dec 1980 - Nov 1984
-5.82%
Apr 2001 - Mar 2005
15.96%
87 out of 545
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.57% +28.55%
Dec 1980 - Nov 1984
-7.84%
Apr 2001 - Mar 2005
32.66%
178 out of 545
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.74% +33.15%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1985
-5.15%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2007
12.76%
68 out of 533
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.54% +27.90%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1985
-7.06%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2007
25.70%
137 out of 533
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.59% +26.16%
Mar 1979 - Feb 1985
-5.59%
Apr 2002 - Mar 2008
8.83%
46 out of 521
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.79% +20.84%
Mar 1979 - Feb 1985
-7.74%
Apr 2002 - Mar 2008
23.42%
122 out of 521
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.56% +22.57%
Mar 1978 - Feb 1985
-4.66%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2008
7.27%
37 out of 509
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.77% +17.66%
Mar 1978 - Feb 1985
-6.86%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2008
21.81%
111 out of 509
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.82% +18.53%
Mar 1977 - Feb 1985
-2.68%
Dec 2001 - Nov 2009
7.04%
35 out of 497
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.66% +13.96%
Mar 1977 - Feb 1985
-4.64%
Dec 2001 - Nov 2009
19.52%
97 out of 497
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.75% +17.15%
Mar 1976 - Feb 1985
-2.16%
May 2002 - Apr 2011
5.98%
29 out of 485
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.83% +12.65%
Mar 1976 - Feb 1985
-4.16%
May 2002 - Apr 2011
17.32%
84 out of 485
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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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 +4.65% +17.79%
May 1975 - Apr 1985
-1.71%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2011
4.02%
19 out of 473
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.65% +13.22%
May 1975 - Apr 1985
-3.69%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2011
17.12%
81 out of 473
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 +4.37% +14.46%
Jun 1975 - May 1986
-1.17%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2013
4.99%
23 out of 461
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.43% +10.55%
Oct 1978 - Sep 1989
-3.15%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2013
13.02%
60 out of 461
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 +4.64% +12.77%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1992
-1.14%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2014
3.79%
17 out of 449
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.54% +9.56%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1992
-3.01%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2014
10.02%
45 out of 449
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 +4.53% +13.05%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1993
-0.77%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2014
2.29%
10 out of 437
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.38% +9.79%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1993
-2.64%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2014
9.84%
43 out of 437
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 +4.91% +12.63%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1994
+0.37%
Nov 2000 - Oct 2014
0.00%
0 out of 425
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.76% +9.38%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1994
-1.54%
May 2000 - Apr 2014
10.59%
45 out of 425
14 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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14 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.94% +12.23%
Oct 1978 - Sep 1993
+0.72%
Oct 2002 - Sep 2017
0.00%
0 out of 413
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.70% +8.74%
Oct 1978 - Sep 1993
-0.91%
Oct 2002 - Sep 2017
9.69%
40 out of 413
15 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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15 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 16 Years (192 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.81% +11.05%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1996
-0.15%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2018
0.50%
2 out of 401
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.64% +7.90%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1996
-1.75%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2018
7.48%
30 out of 401
16 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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16 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 17 Years (204 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.95% +11.26%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1997
+0.36%
Apr 2001 - Mar 2018
0.00%
0 out of 389
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.67% +8.18%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1997
-1.31%
Apr 2001 - Mar 2018
7.71%
30 out of 389
17 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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17 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 18 Years (216 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.65% +11.34%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1998
+0.77%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2019
0.00%
0 out of 377
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.45% +8.35%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1998
-0.87%
Jul 2001 - Jun 2019
10.34%
39 out of 377
18 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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18 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 19 Years (228 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.59% +10.97%
Oct 1978 - Sep 1997
+0.44%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2021
0.00%
0 out of 365
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.43% +8.10%
Mar 1980 - Feb 1999
-1.09%
Feb 2002 - Jan 2021
9.59%
35 out of 365
19 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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19 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 20 Years (240 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.72% +11.53%
Nov 1980 - Oct 2000
+0.54%
Jun 2001 - May 2021
0.00%
0 out of 353
Euro Inflation Adjusted +2.52% +8.73%
Nov 1980 - Oct 2000
-1.04%
Jun 2001 - May 2021
11.05%
39 out of 353
20 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
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20 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares USD Treasury Bond 1-3yr (IUSU.DE) ETF: Historical Returns page.