Vanguard Dividend Appreciation (VIG): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 1972 to February 2024 (~52 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 29 February 2024

Holding the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation (VIG) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~52 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 90 months (from September 2001 to February 2009).

This means that every rolling period of 91 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation (VIG) 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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VANGUARD DIVIDEND APPRECIATION (VIG) ETF
Previous vs Next Returns - 10 Years annualized
Updated to February 2024

The annualized return of the last 10 years has been 11.25% (updated at Feb 29, 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.

VANGUARD DIVIDEND APPRECIATION (VIG) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 March 1994 - 29 February 2024 (30 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 1972 - 29 February 2024 (~52 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 -35.02 03/2008
02/2009
0.64$ -2.07 0.97$ 12.78 1.12$ 25.71 1.25$ 47.68 03/2000
02/2001
1.47$ 19.76 19.48%
2Y -19.91 03/2007
02/2009
0.64$ 1.31 1.02$ 11.87 1.25$ 19.95 1.43$ 31.94 03/2009
02/2011
1.74$ 8.37 13.06%
3Y -9.62 03/2006
02/2009
0.73$ 2.54 1.07$ 11.01 1.36$ 16.56 1.58$ 30.70 04/1995
03/1998
2.23$ 10.70 8.62%
4Y -4.67 03/2005
02/2009
0.82$ 3.70 1.15$ 10.43 1.48$ 15.06 1.75$ 27.61 01/1995
12/1998
2.65$ 13.76 4.47%
5Y -2.24 03/2004
02/2009
0.89$ 3.93 1.21$ 10.55 1.65$ 14.04 1.92$ 20.36 03/2009
02/2014
2.52$ 12.47 1.00%
6Y 1.28 07/2003
06/2009
1.07$ 5.14 1.35$ 10.49 1.81$ 13.30 2.11$ 19.05 03/2009
02/2015
2.84$ 11.72 0.00%
7Y -0.12 03/2002
02/2009
0.99$ 5.99 1.50$ 10.12 1.96$ 12.96 2.34$ 15.89 12/1994
11/2001
2.80$ 12.33 0.36%
8Y 1.19 03/2001
02/2009
1.09$ 6.22 1.62$ 9.06 2.00$ 12.77 2.61$ 15.89 03/2009
02/2017
3.25$ 13.29 0.00%
9Y 3.65 09/2001
08/2010
1.38$ 6.27 1.72$ 8.85 2.14$ 12.75 2.94$ 15.90 03/2009
02/2018
3.77$ 11.09 0.00%
10Y 1.09 03/1999
02/2009
1.11$ 6.70 1.91$ 9.09 2.38$ 12.49 3.24$ 15.09 03/2009
02/2019
4.07$ 11.25 0.00%
11Y 1.57 03/1998
02/2009
1.18$ 6.69 2.03$ 8.88 2.55$ 12.30 3.58$ 14.67 09/2010
08/2021
4.50$ 12.01 0.00%
12Y 3.57 07/1998
06/2010
1.52$ 6.72 2.18$ 8.82 2.75$ 12.13 3.94$ 15.10 03/2009
02/2021
5.40$ 12.13 0.00%
13Y 4.76 01/1999
12/2011
1.83$ 6.42 2.24$ 8.89 3.02$ 11.74 4.23$ 15.14 03/2009
02/2022
6.24$ 11.70 0.00%
14Y 5.19 10/1997
09/2011
2.03$ 7.14 2.62$ 9.01 3.34$ 10.53 4.05$ 13.82 03/2009
02/2023
6.12$ 12.29 0.00%
15Y 6.16 07/1998
06/2013
2.45$ 7.49 2.95$ 8.86 3.57$ 10.05 4.20$ 14.21 03/2009
02/2024
7.33$ 14.21 0.00%
16Y 6.82 05/1998
04/2014
2.87$ 7.76 3.30$ 8.93 3.92$ 9.90 4.52$ 11.20 01/2006
12/2021
5.46$ 10.25 0.00%
17Y 6.34 01/1999
12/2015
2.84$ 7.92 3.65$ 9.02 4.33$ 9.95 5.01$ 11.20 08/2004
07/2021
6.07$ 9.54 0.00%
18Y 6.64 01/1999
12/2016
3.18$ 7.85 3.89$ 9.38 5.02$ 10.06 5.61$ 11.01 12/2002
11/2020
6.55$ 9.84 0.00%
19Y 7.09 04/1998
03/2017
3.67$ 7.99 4.30$ 9.42 5.53$ 10.21 6.34$ 11.49 01/2003
12/2021
7.90$ 9.95 0.00%
20Y 6.92 01/1999
12/2018
3.80$ 8.16 4.80$ 9.40 6.02$ 10.30 7.10$ 10.81 12/2002
11/2022
7.79$ 9.85 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 -35.03 03/2008
02/2009
0.64$ -5.49 0.94$ 10.56 1.10$ 22.76 1.22$ 45.42 04/1997
03/1998
1.45$ 16.60 22.35%
2Y -21.52 03/2007
02/2009
0.61$ -2.26 0.95$ 9.40 1.19$ 17.87 1.38$ 29.18 03/2009
02/2011
1.66$ 3.88 18.69%
3Y -11.54 03/2006
02/2009
0.69$ 0.26 1.00$ 8.23 1.26$ 13.83 1.47$ 27.73 04/1995
03/1998
2.08$ 4.91 14.46%
4Y -7.04 03/2005
02/2009
0.74$ 1.49 1.06$ 7.84 1.35$ 12.62 1.60$ 24.74 01/1995
12/1998
2.42$ 8.82 12.46%
5Y -4.76 03/2004
02/2009
0.78$ 1.49 1.07$ 7.98 1.46$ 11.92 1.75$ 17.93 03/2009
02/2014
2.28$ 8.04 5.32%
6Y -1.38 07/2003
06/2009
0.92$ 2.81 1.18$ 7.77 1.56$ 11.04 1.87$ 17.06 03/2009
02/2015
2.57$ 7.77 2.42%
7Y -2.63 03/2002
02/2009
0.82$ 3.31 1.25$ 7.62 1.67$ 10.89 2.06$ 13.48 03/2009
02/2016
2.42$ 8.56 2.53%
8Y -1.18 03/2001
02/2009
0.90$ 3.66 1.33$ 6.59 1.66$ 10.70 2.25$ 13.91 03/2009
02/2017
2.83$ 9.59 1.13%
9Y 1.31 09/2001
08/2010
1.12$ 3.76 1.39$ 6.53 1.76$ 10.52 2.46$ 13.86 03/2009
02/2018
3.21$ 7.76 0.00%
10Y -1.47 03/1999
02/2009
0.86$ 4.14 1.50$ 6.78 1.92$ 10.24 2.65$ 13.10 03/2009
02/2019
3.42$ 8.25 1.66%
11Y -0.91 03/1998
02/2009
0.90$ 4.08 1.55$ 6.68 2.03$ 9.49 2.71$ 12.36 09/2010
08/2021
3.60$ 9.15 1.31%
12Y 1.11 07/1998
06/2010
1.14$ 4.08 1.61$ 6.71 2.18$ 9.37 2.92$ 13.07 03/2009
02/2021
4.36$ 9.32 0.00%
13Y 2.18 01/1999
12/2011
1.32$ 3.83 1.62$ 6.73 2.33$ 9.09 3.09$ 12.59 03/2009
02/2022
4.67$ 8.88 0.00%
14Y 2.66 10/1997
09/2011
1.44$ 4.69 1.90$ 6.73 2.48$ 7.95 2.91$ 11.02 03/2009
02/2023
4.32$ 9.49 0.00%
15Y 3.67 07/1998
06/2013
1.71$ 4.97 2.06$ 6.54 2.58$ 7.83 3.09$ 11.39 03/2009
02/2024
5.04$ 11.39 0.00%
16Y 4.34 05/1998
04/2014
1.97$ 5.29 2.28$ 6.49 2.73$ 7.56 3.20$ 8.80 01/2006
12/2021
3.85$ 7.70 0.00%
17Y 4.05 01/1999
12/2015
1.96$ 5.48 2.47$ 6.58 2.95$ 7.57 3.45$ 8.84 08/2004
07/2021
4.22$ 6.89 0.00%
18Y 4.36 01/1999
12/2016
2.15$ 5.51 2.62$ 6.85 3.29$ 7.51 3.68$ 8.80 12/2002
11/2020
4.56$ 7.19 0.00%
19Y 4.81 04/1998
03/2017
2.44$ 5.70 2.86$ 6.99 3.60$ 7.73 4.11$ 8.97 01/2003
12/2021
5.11$ 7.23 0.00%
20Y 4.64 01/1999
12/2018
2.47$ 5.89 3.14$ 6.94 3.82$ 7.81 4.49$ 8.29 12/1994
11/2014
4.91$ 7.11 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 -41.09 10/1973
09/1974
0.58$ -4.15 0.95$ 12.78 1.12$ 27.62 1.27$ 66.73 07/1982
06/1983
1.66$ 19.76 21.14%
2Y -23.84 10/1972
09/1974
0.58$ 2.83 1.05$ 11.81 1.25$ 21.76 1.48$ 34.98 10/1974
09/1976
1.82$ 8.37 11.28%
3Y -11.44 01/1972
12/1974
0.69$ 3.99 1.12$ 12.11 1.40$ 17.27 1.61$ 30.70 04/1995
03/1998
2.23$ 10.70 7.28%
4Y -4.67 03/2005
02/2009
0.82$ 5.25 1.22$ 11.81 1.56$ 16.92 1.86$ 27.61 01/1995
12/1998
2.65$ 13.76 2.94%
5Y -2.24 03/2004
02/2009
0.89$ 5.15 1.28$ 11.83 1.74$ 16.60 2.15$ 27.25 08/1982
07/1987
3.33$ 12.47 1.23%
6Y 0.53 03/1972
02/1978
1.03$ 5.73 1.39$ 11.98 1.97$ 16.35 2.48$ 21.66 10/1981
09/1987
3.24$ 11.72 0.00%
7Y -0.12 03/2002
02/2009
0.99$ 6.50 1.55$ 12.25 2.24$ 15.54 2.74$ 21.23 08/1982
07/1989
3.84$ 12.33 0.18%
8Y 1.19 03/2001
02/2009
1.09$ 7.17 1.74$ 12.10 2.49$ 15.41 3.14$ 19.76 01/1991
12/1998
4.23$ 13.29 0.00%
9Y 3.65 09/2001
08/2010
1.38$ 7.09 1.85$ 12.16 2.80$ 15.42 3.63$ 19.42 03/1978
02/1987
4.94$ 11.09 0.00%
10Y 1.09 03/1999
02/2009
1.11$ 7.50 2.06$ 12.10 3.13$ 15.14 4.09$ 18.27 09/1977
08/1987
5.35$ 11.25 0.00%
11Y 1.57 03/1998
02/2009
1.18$ 8.18 2.37$ 11.95 3.46$ 15.17 4.73$ 17.73 12/1987
11/1998
6.02$ 12.01 0.00%
12Y 3.57 07/1998
06/2010
1.52$ 8.07 2.53$ 11.90 3.85$ 15.11 5.41$ 17.55 10/1974
09/1986
6.95$ 12.13 0.00%
13Y 4.76 01/1999
12/2011
1.83$ 8.17 2.77$ 11.71 4.21$ 14.84 6.04$ 18.92 10/1974
09/1987
9.51$ 11.70 0.00%
14Y 5.19 10/1997
09/2011
2.03$ 8.12 2.98$ 11.54 4.61$ 14.90 6.99$ 17.42 07/1984
06/1998
9.47$ 12.29 0.00%
15Y 6.16 07/1998
06/2013
2.45$ 8.33 3.31$ 11.43 5.06$ 14.50 7.62$ 18.21 08/1982
07/1997
12.30$ 14.21 0.00%
16Y 6.82 05/1998
04/2014
2.87$ 8.40 3.63$ 11.15 5.42$ 14.31 8.49$ 18.13 07/1982
06/1998
14.38$ 10.25 0.00%
17Y 6.34 01/1999
12/2015
2.84$ 8.68 4.11$ 11.11 5.99$ 14.52 10.01$ 16.82 03/1982
02/1999
14.04$ 9.54 0.00%
18Y 6.64 01/1999
12/2016
3.18$ 9.00 4.71$ 10.98 6.51$ 14.39 11.24$ 17.19 04/1980
03/1998
17.38$ 9.84 0.00%
19Y 7.09 04/1998
03/2017
3.67$ 9.10 5.23$ 10.93 7.17$ 14.14 12.33$ 16.74 03/1979
02/1998
18.91$ 9.95 0.00%
20Y 6.92 01/1999
12/2018
3.80$ 9.09 5.69$ 11.03 8.10$ 14.13 14.05$ 16.91 04/1978
03/1998
22.75$ 9.85 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 -47.38 10/1973
09/1974
0.52$ -8.79 0.91$ 9.28 1.09$ 23.11 1.23$ 62.70 07/1982
06/1983
1.62$ 16.60 28.29%
2Y -30.53 10/1972
09/1974
0.48$ -2.26 0.95$ 7.86 1.16$ 17.32 1.37$ 29.18 03/2009
02/2011
1.66$ 3.88 18.91%
3Y -18.06 01/1972
12/1974
0.55$ -0.11 0.99$ 7.98 1.25$ 13.65 1.46$ 27.73 04/1995
03/1998
2.08$ 4.91 15.23%
4Y -8.28 01/1972
12/1975
0.70$ 1.49 1.06$ 7.90 1.35$ 12.89 1.62$ 24.74 01/1995
12/1998
2.42$ 8.82 12.44%
5Y -8.05 02/1973
01/1978
0.65$ 1.53 1.07$ 8.15 1.47$ 12.49 1.80$ 23.38 08/1982
07/1987
2.85$ 8.04 8.29%
6Y -6.37 12/1972
11/1978
0.67$ 2.81 1.18$ 8.12 1.59$ 11.78 1.95$ 17.51 10/1981
09/1987
2.63$ 7.77 6.49%
7Y -4.38 11/1972
10/1979
0.73$ 3.42 1.26$ 8.39 1.75$ 11.42 2.13$ 17.07 08/1982
07/1989
3.01$ 8.56 5.71%
8Y -4.10 04/1972
03/1980
0.71$ 3.89 1.35$ 8.24 1.88$ 11.22 2.34$ 16.76 01/1991
12/1998
3.45$ 9.59 4.71%
9Y -2.91 08/1973
07/1982
0.76$ 4.23 1.45$ 8.22 2.03$ 11.20 2.60$ 14.19 04/1989
03/1998
3.30$ 7.76 4.43%
10Y -3.26 08/1972
07/1982
0.71$ 4.47 1.54$ 8.43 2.24$ 10.69 2.76$ 14.09 01/1989
12/1998
3.73$ 8.25 3.55%
11Y -0.91 03/1998
02/2009
0.90$ 4.48 1.61$ 8.42 2.43$ 10.73 3.06$ 14.02 12/1987
11/1998
4.23$ 9.15 0.61%
12Y -0.05 06/1972
05/1984
0.99$ 5.10 1.81$ 8.49 2.65$ 10.35 3.26$ 13.09 10/1985
09/1997
4.37$ 9.32 0.21%
13Y 1.31 01/1972
12/1984
1.18$ 5.21 1.93$ 8.18 2.77$ 10.06 3.47$ 13.63 08/1984
07/1997
5.26$ 8.88 0.00%
14Y 2.66 10/1997
09/2011
1.44$ 5.24 2.04$ 7.95 2.91$ 9.83 3.71$ 13.70 07/1984
06/1998
6.03$ 9.49 0.00%
15Y 2.18 12/1972
11/1987
1.38$ 5.42 2.20$ 7.85 3.10$ 9.62 3.96$ 14.35 08/1982
07/1997
7.47$ 11.39 0.00%
16Y 3.12 12/1972
11/1988
1.63$ 5.67 2.41$ 7.69 3.27$ 9.80 4.46$ 14.37 07/1982
06/1998
8.56$ 7.70 0.00%
17Y 3.68 03/1972
02/1989
1.84$ 5.90 2.65$ 7.63 3.48$ 9.84 4.92$ 13.08 03/1982
02/1999
8.07$ 6.89 0.00%
18Y 3.08 11/1972
10/1990
1.72$ 6.24 2.97$ 7.47 3.66$ 9.94 5.50$ 12.70 04/1980
03/1998
8.59$ 7.19 0.00%
19Y 3.79 01/1972
12/1990
2.02$ 6.02 3.03$ 7.56 3.99$ 9.78 5.88$ 12.17 08/1982
07/2001
8.86$ 7.23 0.00%
20Y 4.42 09/1972
08/1992
2.37$ 6.20 3.33$ 7.65 4.36$ 9.45 6.08$ 11.70 07/1982
06/2002
9.14$ 7.11 0.00%
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 +12.78% +66.73%
Jul 1982 - Jun 1983
-41.09%
Oct 1973 - Sep 1974
21.14%
130 out of 615
US Inflation Adjusted +9.28% +62.70%
Jul 1982 - Jun 1983
-47.38%
Oct 1973 - Sep 1974
28.29%
174 out of 615
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 +11.81% +34.98%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1976
-23.84%
Oct 1972 - Sep 1974
11.28%
68 out of 603
US Inflation Adjusted +7.86% +29.18%
Mar 2009 - Feb 2011
-30.53%
Oct 1972 - Sep 1974
18.91%
114 out of 603
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 +12.11% +30.70%
Apr 1995 - Mar 1998
-11.44%
Jan 1972 - Dec 1974
7.28%
43 out of 591
US Inflation Adjusted +7.98% +27.73%
Apr 1995 - Mar 1998
-18.06%
Jan 1972 - Dec 1974
15.23%
90 out of 591
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 +11.81% +27.61%
Jan 1995 - Dec 1998
-4.67%
Mar 2005 - Feb 2009
2.94%
17 out of 579
US Inflation Adjusted +7.90% +24.74%
Jan 1995 - Dec 1998
-8.28%
Jan 1972 - Dec 1975
12.44%
72 out of 579
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 +11.83% +27.25%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1987
-2.24%
Mar 2004 - Feb 2009
1.23%
7 out of 567
US Inflation Adjusted +8.15% +23.38%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1987
-8.05%
Feb 1973 - Jan 1978
8.29%
47 out of 567
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 +11.98% +21.66%
Oct 1981 - Sep 1987
+0.53%
Mar 1972 - Feb 1978
0.00%
0 out of 555
US Inflation Adjusted +8.12% +17.51%
Oct 1981 - Sep 1987
-6.37%
Dec 1972 - Nov 1978
6.49%
36 out of 555
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 +12.25% +21.23%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1989
-0.12%
Mar 2002 - Feb 2009
0.18%
1 out of 543
US Inflation Adjusted +8.39% +17.07%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1989
-4.38%
Nov 1972 - Oct 1979
5.71%
31 out of 543
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 +12.10% +19.76%
Jan 1991 - Dec 1998
+1.19%
Mar 2001 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 531
US Inflation Adjusted +8.24% +16.76%
Jan 1991 - Dec 1998
-4.10%
Apr 1972 - Mar 1980
4.71%
25 out of 531
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 +12.16% +19.42%
Mar 1978 - Feb 1987
+3.65%
Sep 2001 - Aug 2010
0.00%
0 out of 519
US Inflation Adjusted +8.22% +14.19%
Apr 1989 - Mar 1998
-2.91%
Aug 1973 - Jul 1982
4.43%
23 out of 519
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 +12.10% +18.27%
Sep 1977 - Aug 1987
+1.09%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 507
US Inflation Adjusted +8.43% +14.09%
Jan 1989 - Dec 1998
-3.26%
Aug 1972 - Jul 1982
3.55%
18 out of 507
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
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 +11.95% +17.73%
Dec 1987 - Nov 1998
+1.57%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 495
US Inflation Adjusted +8.42% +14.02%
Dec 1987 - Nov 1998
-0.91%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
0.61%
3 out of 495
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.90% +17.55%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1986
+3.57%
Jul 1998 - Jun 2010
0.00%
0 out of 483
US Inflation Adjusted +8.49% +13.09%
Oct 1985 - Sep 1997
-0.05%
Jun 1972 - May 1984
0.21%
1 out of 483
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.71% +18.92%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1987
+4.76%
Jan 1999 - Dec 2011
0.00%
0 out of 471
US Inflation Adjusted +8.18% +13.63%
Aug 1984 - Jul 1997
+1.31%
Jan 1972 - Dec 1984
0.00%
0 out of 471
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.54% +17.42%
Jul 1984 - Jun 1998
+5.19%
Oct 1997 - Sep 2011
0.00%
0 out of 459
US Inflation Adjusted +7.95% +13.70%
Jul 1984 - Jun 1998
+2.66%
Oct 1997 - Sep 2011
0.00%
0 out of 459
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.43% +18.21%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1997
+6.16%
Jul 1998 - Jun 2013
0.00%
0 out of 447
US Inflation Adjusted +7.85% +14.35%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1997
+2.18%
Dec 1972 - Nov 1987
0.00%
0 out of 447
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 16 Years (192 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.15% +18.13%
Jul 1982 - Jun 1998
+6.82%
May 1998 - Apr 2014
0.00%
0 out of 435
US Inflation Adjusted +7.69% +14.37%
Jul 1982 - Jun 1998
+3.12%
Dec 1972 - Nov 1988
0.00%
0 out of 435
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 17 Years (204 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.11% +16.82%
Mar 1982 - Feb 1999
+6.34%
Jan 1999 - Dec 2015
0.00%
0 out of 423
US Inflation Adjusted +7.63% +13.08%
Mar 1982 - Feb 1999
+3.68%
Mar 1972 - Feb 1989
0.00%
0 out of 423
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 18 Years (216 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +10.98% +17.19%
Apr 1980 - Mar 1998
+6.64%
Jan 1999 - Dec 2016
0.00%
0 out of 411
US Inflation Adjusted +7.47% +12.70%
Apr 1980 - Mar 1998
+3.08%
Nov 1972 - Oct 1990
0.00%
0 out of 411
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 19 Years (228 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +10.93% +16.74%
Mar 1979 - Feb 1998
+7.09%
Apr 1998 - Mar 2017
0.00%
0 out of 399
US Inflation Adjusted +7.56% +12.17%
Aug 1982 - Jul 2001
+3.79%
Jan 1972 - Dec 1990
0.00%
0 out of 399
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 20 Years (240 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +11.03% +16.91%
Apr 1978 - Mar 1998
+6.92%
Jan 1999 - Dec 2018
0.00%
0 out of 387
US Inflation Adjusted +7.65% +11.70%
Jul 1982 - Jun 2002
+4.42%
Sep 1972 - Aug 1992
0.00%
0 out of 387
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