Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets (VEA): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 1970 to January 2024 (~54 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 31 January 2024

Holding the Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets (VEA) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~54 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 170 months (from February 1989 to March 2003).

This means that every rolling period of 171 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets (VEA) 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 FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS (VEA) ETF
Previous vs Next Returns - 10 Years annualized
Updated to January 2024

The annualized return of the last 10 years has been 4.96% (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.

VANGUARD FTSE DEVELOPED MARKETS (VEA) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 February 1994 - 31 January 2024 (30 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 1970 - 31 January 2024 (~54 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 -49.94 03/2008
02/2009
0.50$ -12.33 0.87$ 7.00 1.06$ 24.53 1.24$ 57.71 04/2003
03/2004
1.57$ 7.00 37.25%
2Y -29.13 03/2007
02/2009
0.50$ -6.43 0.87$ 5.41 1.11$ 18.71 1.40$ 37.54 03/2009
02/2011
1.89$ 1.34 27.00%
3Y -19.64 04/2000
03/2003
0.51$ -3.37 0.90$ 5.90 1.18$ 12.88 1.43$ 31.15 04/2003
03/2006
2.25$ 3.56 22.77%
4Y -9.55 10/2007
09/2011
0.66$ -3.28 0.87$ 5.06 1.21$ 11.26 1.53$ 28.40 04/2003
03/2007
2.71$ 5.68 23.96%
5Y -7.06 06/2007
05/2012
0.69$ -0.71 0.96$ 4.20 1.22$ 10.43 1.64$ 23.71 10/2002
09/2007
2.89$ 6.66 17.94%
6Y -2.89 10/1996
09/2002
0.83$ 0.63 1.03$ 4.62 1.31$ 8.70 1.64$ 16.37 11/2001
10/2007
2.48$ 3.19 12.80%
7Y -2.53 04/1996
03/2003
0.83$ 1.87 1.13$ 5.05 1.41$ 7.32 1.63$ 12.07 04/2003
03/2010
2.21$ 6.39 4.69%
8Y -1.73 03/2001
02/2009
0.86$ 1.23 1.10$ 4.90 1.46$ 7.50 1.78$ 11.94 03/2003
02/2011
2.46$ 7.15 6.79%
9Y -3.64 03/2000
02/2009
0.71$ 1.63 1.15$ 5.34 1.59$ 7.93 1.98$ 11.83 03/2009
02/2018
2.73$ 5.54 7.51%
10Y -0.38 03/1999
02/2009
0.96$ 2.06 1.22$ 5.41 1.69$ 7.71 2.10$ 9.94 03/2009
02/2019
2.57$ 4.96 0.83%
11Y 0.00 03/1998
02/2009
1.00$ 2.63 1.33$ 5.18 1.74$ 7.69 2.25$ 10.54 04/2003
03/2014
3.01$ 5.51 0.00%
12Y 0.64 01/2000
12/2011
1.07$ 2.24 1.30$ 5.00 1.79$ 7.76 2.45$ 10.20 03/2009
02/2021
3.20$ 6.39 0.00%
13Y 0.52 04/2007
03/2020
1.06$ 2.89 1.44$ 5.00 1.88$ 7.14 2.45$ 9.61 03/2009
02/2022
3.29$ 5.09 0.00%
14Y 1.83 04/2006
03/2020
1.28$ 3.24 1.56$ 4.45 1.83$ 6.42 2.39$ 8.51 03/2009
02/2023
3.13$ 5.90 0.00%
15Y 0.92 10/2007
09/2022
1.14$ 3.21 1.60$ 4.51 1.93$ 5.99 2.39$ 9.05 02/2003
01/2018
3.66$ 7.90 0.00%
16Y 1.74 11/2007
10/2023
1.31$ 3.05 1.61$ 4.68 2.07$ 6.30 2.65$ 8.19 10/2002
09/2018
3.52$ 3.46 0.00%
17Y 2.41 01/2000
12/2016
1.49$ 3.70 1.85$ 4.87 2.24$ 6.22 2.78$ 7.74 02/2003
01/2020
3.55$ 3.36 0.00%
18Y 3.27 06/1994
05/2012
1.78$ 4.01 2.03$ 4.90 2.36$ 6.11 2.90$ 8.56 04/2003
03/2021
4.38$ 4.24 0.00%
19Y 2.56 01/2000
12/2018
1.61$ 4.24 2.20$ 4.95 2.50$ 6.13 3.09$ 8.20 10/2002
09/2021
4.46$ 5.15 0.00%
20Y 2.08 04/2000
03/2020
1.50$ 4.09 2.22$ 5.00 2.65$ 6.28 3.38$ 7.55 04/2003
03/2023
4.28$ 5.68 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 -49.95 03/2008
02/2009
0.50$ -15.15 0.84$ 4.36 1.04$ 21.57 1.21$ 55.02 04/2003
03/2004
1.55$ 3.77 40.40%
2Y -30.56 03/2007
02/2009
0.48$ -9.07 0.82$ 3.00 1.06$ 15.86 1.34$ 34.66 03/2009
02/2011
1.81$ -3.22 37.98%
3Y -21.56 04/2000
03/2003
0.48$ -5.91 0.83$ 3.53 1.10$ 10.04 1.33$ 27.59 04/2003
03/2006
2.07$ -1.99 32.31%
4Y -11.41 10/2007
09/2011
0.61$ -5.13 0.80$ 2.95 1.12$ 8.45 1.38$ 24.92 04/2003
03/2007
2.43$ 1.06 32.27%
5Y -8.92 06/2007
05/2012
0.62$ -2.98 0.85$ 1.74 1.08$ 7.98 1.46$ 20.23 10/2002
09/2007
2.51$ 2.40 34.88%
6Y -5.08 10/1996
09/2002
0.73$ -1.54 0.91$ 2.34 1.14$ 6.29 1.44$ 13.24 11/2001
10/2007
2.10$ -0.50 26.30%
7Y -4.83 04/1996
03/2003
0.70$ -0.34 0.97$ 2.67 1.20$ 5.13 1.41$ 9.42 04/2003
03/2010
1.87$ 2.80 19.49%
8Y -4.03 03/2001
02/2009
0.71$ -0.74 0.94$ 2.35 1.20$ 5.27 1.50$ 9.32 03/2003
02/2011
2.03$ 3.66 20.00%
9Y -6.01 03/2000
02/2009
0.57$ -0.30 0.97$ 2.92 1.29$ 5.43 1.60$ 9.86 03/2009
02/2018
2.33$ 2.34 16.60%
10Y -2.90 03/1999
02/2009
0.74$ 0.18 1.01$ 3.08 1.35$ 5.23 1.66$ 8.03 03/2009
02/2019
2.16$ 2.11 13.69%
11Y -2.44 03/1998
02/2009
0.76$ 0.44 1.04$ 2.83 1.35$ 5.06 1.72$ 8.06 04/2003
03/2014
2.34$ 2.77 7.86%
12Y -1.83 01/2000
12/2011
0.80$ 0.19 1.02$ 2.73 1.38$ 5.10 1.81$ 8.25 03/2009
02/2021
2.58$ 3.70 11.98%
13Y -1.46 03/1996
02/2009
0.82$ 0.57 1.07$ 2.52 1.38$ 4.56 1.78$ 7.19 03/2009
02/2022
2.46$ 2.40 8.78%
14Y -0.55 03/1995
02/2009
0.92$ 1.14 1.17$ 2.05 1.32$ 4.04 1.74$ 6.31 04/2003
03/2017
2.35$ 3.26 2.59%
15Y -1.41 10/2007
09/2022
0.80$ 0.87 1.13$ 2.26 1.39$ 3.60 1.69$ 6.83 02/2003
01/2018
2.69$ 5.21 6.08%
16Y -0.69 11/2007
10/2023
0.89$ 0.70 1.11$ 2.35 1.45$ 4.13 1.91$ 5.96 10/2002
09/2018
2.52$ 1.05 3.55%
17Y 0.25 01/2000
12/2016
1.04$ 1.32 1.24$ 2.48 1.51$ 4.06 1.96$ 5.55 02/2003
01/2020
2.50$ 0.83 0.00%
18Y 0.78 06/1994
05/2012
1.14$ 1.77 1.37$ 2.50 1.55$ 3.87 1.98$ 6.38 04/2003
03/2021
3.04$ 1.72 0.00%
19Y 0.40 01/2000
12/2018
1.07$ 1.96 1.44$ 2.61 1.63$ 3.80 2.03$ 5.86 10/2002
09/2021
2.94$ 2.53 0.00%
20Y 0.00 04/2000
03/2020
0.99$ 1.87 1.44$ 2.69 1.69$ 3.83 2.12$ 4.92 04/2003
03/2023
2.61$ 3.03 0.83%
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 -49.94 03/2008
02/2009
0.50$ -10.65 0.89$ 9.74 1.09$ 30.30 1.30$ 90.05 09/1985
08/1986
1.90$ 7.00 31.97%
2Y -29.13 03/2007
02/2009
0.50$ -4.21 0.91$ 7.96 1.16$ 22.51 1.50$ 74.88 05/1985
04/1987
3.05$ 1.34 23.80%
3Y -19.64 04/2000
03/2003
0.51$ -1.30 0.96$ 7.09 1.22$ 19.83 1.72$ 60.37 06/1984
05/1987
4.12$ 3.56 19.06%
4Y -9.55 10/2007
09/2011
0.66$ -1.04 0.95$ 6.45 1.28$ 16.77 1.85$ 45.20 06/1984
05/1988
4.44$ 5.68 16.78%
5Y -7.06 06/2007
05/2012
0.69$ 0.87 1.04$ 6.75 1.38$ 15.81 2.08$ 42.40 08/1982
07/1987
5.85$ 6.66 11.02%
6Y -2.89 10/1996
09/2002
0.83$ 2.35 1.14$ 6.66 1.47$ 14.68 2.27$ 36.46 08/1982
07/1988
6.45$ 3.19 6.40%
7Y -2.53 04/1996
03/2003
0.83$ 2.58 1.19$ 6.75 1.57$ 14.18 2.52$ 33.35 08/1982
07/1989
7.50$ 6.39 2.30%
8Y -1.73 03/2001
02/2009
0.86$ 3.16 1.28$ 6.95 1.71$ 16.62 3.42$ 27.82 08/1982
07/1990
7.12$ 7.15 3.25%
9Y -3.64 03/2000
02/2009
0.71$ 3.15 1.32$ 7.03 1.84$ 17.60 4.30$ 24.11 04/1980
03/1989
6.98$ 5.54 3.69%
10Y -0.38 03/1999
02/2009
0.96$ 3.21 1.37$ 6.67 1.90$ 17.21 4.89$ 24.60 05/1977
04/1987
9.01$ 4.96 0.38%
11Y 0.00 03/1998
02/2009
1.00$ 3.31 1.43$ 6.88 2.07$ 16.54 5.38$ 23.33 04/1977
03/1988
10.03$ 5.51 0.00%
12Y 0.60 03/1991
02/2003
1.07$ 3.22 1.46$ 7.14 2.28$ 15.97 5.91$ 22.31 02/1977
01/1989
11.20$ 6.39 0.00%
13Y -0.34 10/1989
09/2002
0.95$ 3.29 1.52$ 7.14 2.45$ 15.27 6.34$ 22.96 10/1974
09/1987
14.68$ 5.09 0.61%
14Y 0.01 03/1989
02/2003
1.00$ 3.48 1.61$ 7.22 2.65$ 15.15 7.20$ 21.20 01/1975
12/1988
14.75$ 5.90 0.00%
15Y 0.53 04/1988
03/2003
1.08$ 3.42 1.65$ 6.90 2.72$ 15.01 8.14$ 21.16 10/1974
09/1989
17.79$ 7.90 0.00%
16Y 1.63 05/1987
04/2003
1.29$ 3.70 1.78$ 6.85 2.88$ 15.37 9.84$ 17.76 08/1974
07/1990
13.67$ 3.46 0.00%
17Y 2.41 01/2000
12/2016
1.49$ 4.20 2.01$ 6.45 2.89$ 14.97 10.70$ 18.22 07/1970
06/1987
17.20$ 3.36 0.00%
18Y 1.89 03/1991
02/2009
1.40$ 4.40 2.17$ 6.45 3.08$ 14.29 11.06$ 17.62 07/1970
06/1988
18.56$ 4.24 0.00%
19Y 1.47 03/1990
02/2009
1.32$ 4.53 2.32$ 6.85 3.51$ 13.75 11.55$ 17.24 08/1970
07/1989
20.54$ 5.15 0.00%
20Y 1.34 03/1989
02/2009
1.30$ 4.53 2.42$ 7.30 4.09$ 13.46 12.49$ 16.26 07/1970
06/1990
20.35$ 5.68 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 -49.95 03/2008
02/2009
0.50$ -14.05 0.85$ 5.47 1.05$ 24.73 1.24$ 87.10 09/1985
08/1986
1.87$ 3.77 39.34%
2Y -30.56 03/2007
02/2009
0.48$ -8.94 0.82$ 3.87 1.07$ 17.54 1.38$ 70.40 05/1985
04/1987
2.90$ -3.22 36.90%
3Y -21.56 04/2000
03/2003
0.48$ -6.64 0.81$ 3.95 1.12$ 14.62 1.50$ 55.74 06/1984
05/1987
3.77$ -1.99 33.22%
4Y -11.41 10/2007
09/2011
0.61$ -4.49 0.83$ 3.03 1.12$ 11.33 1.53$ 40.67 06/1984
05/1988
3.91$ 1.06 31.89%
5Y -8.92 06/2007
05/2012
0.62$ -2.47 0.88$ 2.56 1.13$ 11.28 1.70$ 38.06 08/1982
07/1987
5.01$ 2.40 31.53%
6Y -5.08 10/1996
09/2002
0.73$ -1.08 0.93$ 2.75 1.17$ 9.63 1.73$ 32.10 08/1982
07/1988
5.31$ -0.50 25.43%
7Y -4.83 04/1996
03/2003
0.70$ -0.33 0.97$ 3.36 1.26$ 9.03 1.83$ 28.78 08/1982
07/1989
5.87$ 2.80 18.02%
8Y -4.03 03/2001
02/2009
0.71$ -0.37 0.97$ 3.26 1.29$ 11.83 2.44$ 23.24 08/1982
07/1990
5.32$ 3.66 18.05%
9Y -6.01 03/2000
02/2009
0.57$ -0.05 0.99$ 3.61 1.37$ 12.78 2.95$ 18.42 04/1980
03/1989
4.58$ 2.34 15.13%
10Y -3.76 08/1972
07/1982
0.68$ 0.30 1.03$ 3.45 1.40$ 12.52 3.25$ 16.99 05/1977
04/1987
4.80$ 2.11 11.51%
11Y -2.44 03/1998
02/2009
0.76$ 0.44 1.04$ 3.28 1.42$ 11.51 3.31$ 16.04 04/1977
03/1988
5.13$ 2.77 9.85%
12Y -1.96 03/1991
02/2003
0.78$ 0.35 1.04$ 3.27 1.47$ 10.96 3.48$ 15.18 03/1977
02/1989
5.44$ 3.70 10.47%
13Y -3.14 10/1989
09/2002
0.66$ 0.96 1.13$ 3.81 1.62$ 10.61 3.70$ 15.46 10/1974
09/1987
6.47$ 2.40 8.50%
14Y -2.89 03/1989
02/2003
0.66$ 1.19 1.18$ 3.93 1.71$ 10.01 3.80$ 14.11 01/1975
12/1988
6.34$ 3.26 6.64%
15Y -2.49 04/1988
03/2003
0.68$ 1.06 1.17$ 3.98 1.79$ 9.60 3.95$ 14.08 10/1974
09/1989
7.21$ 5.21 7.87%
16Y -1.42 04/1987
03/2003
0.79$ 1.02 1.17$ 4.46 2.01$ 9.35 4.17$ 11.71 08/1982
07/1998
5.88$ 1.05 3.28%
17Y 0.01 03/1992
02/2009
1.00$ 1.59 1.30$ 4.05 1.96$ 8.96 4.29$ 11.74 08/1982
07/1999
6.60$ 0.83 0.00%
18Y -0.66 03/1991
02/2009
0.88$ 2.02 1.43$ 3.92 1.99$ 8.66 4.46$ 11.53 08/1982
07/2000
7.12$ 1.72 0.23%
19Y -1.20 03/1990
02/2009
0.79$ 2.18 1.50$ 4.37 2.25$ 8.45 4.67$ 10.28 08/1970
07/1989
6.41$ 2.53 1.42%
20Y -1.46 03/1989
02/2009
0.74$ 2.21 1.54$ 4.31 2.32$ 7.87 4.54$ 9.76 10/1974
09/1994
6.44$ 3.03 1.71%
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 +9.74% +90.05%
Sep 1985 - Aug 1986
-49.94%
Mar 2008 - Feb 2009
31.97%
204 out of 638
US Inflation Adjusted +5.47% +87.10%
Sep 1985 - Aug 1986
-49.95%
Mar 2008 - Feb 2009
39.34%
251 out of 638
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 +7.96% +74.88%
May 1985 - Apr 1987
-29.13%
Mar 2007 - Feb 2009
23.80%
149 out of 626
US Inflation Adjusted +3.87% +70.40%
May 1985 - Apr 1987
-30.56%
Mar 2007 - Feb 2009
36.90%
231 out of 626
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 +7.09% +60.37%
Jun 1984 - May 1987
-19.64%
Apr 2000 - Mar 2003
19.06%
117 out of 614
US Inflation Adjusted +3.95% +55.74%
Jun 1984 - May 1987
-21.56%
Apr 2000 - Mar 2003
33.22%
204 out of 614
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 +6.45% +45.20%
Jun 1984 - May 1988
-9.55%
Oct 2007 - Sep 2011
16.78%
101 out of 602
US Inflation Adjusted +3.03% +40.67%
Jun 1984 - May 1988
-11.41%
Oct 2007 - Sep 2011
31.89%
192 out of 602
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 +6.75% +42.40%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1987
-7.06%
Jun 2007 - May 2012
11.02%
65 out of 590
US Inflation Adjusted +2.56% +38.06%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1987
-8.92%
Jun 2007 - May 2012
31.53%
186 out of 590
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 +6.66% +36.46%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1988
-2.89%
Oct 1996 - Sep 2002
6.40%
37 out of 578
US Inflation Adjusted +2.75% +32.10%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1988
-5.08%
Oct 1996 - Sep 2002
25.43%
147 out of 578
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 +6.75% +33.35%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1989
-2.53%
Apr 1996 - Mar 2003
2.30%
13 out of 566
US Inflation Adjusted +3.36% +28.78%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1989
-4.83%
Apr 1996 - Mar 2003
18.02%
102 out of 566
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 +6.95% +27.82%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1990
-1.73%
Mar 2001 - Feb 2009
3.25%
18 out of 554
US Inflation Adjusted +3.26% +23.24%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1990
-4.03%
Mar 2001 - Feb 2009
18.05%
100 out of 554
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 +7.03% +24.11%
Apr 1980 - Mar 1989
-3.64%
Mar 2000 - Feb 2009
3.69%
20 out of 542
US Inflation Adjusted +3.61% +18.42%
Apr 1980 - Mar 1989
-6.01%
Mar 2000 - Feb 2009
15.13%
82 out of 542
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 +6.67% +24.60%
May 1977 - Apr 1987
-0.38%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2009
0.38%
2 out of 530
US Inflation Adjusted +3.45% +16.99%
May 1977 - Apr 1987
-3.76%
Aug 1972 - Jul 1982
11.51%
61 out of 530
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 +6.88% +23.33%
Apr 1977 - Mar 1988
+0.00%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 518
US Inflation Adjusted +3.28% +16.04%
Apr 1977 - Mar 1988
-2.44%
Mar 1998 - Feb 2009
9.85%
51 out of 518
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +7.14% +22.31%
Feb 1977 - Jan 1989
+0.60%
Mar 1991 - Feb 2003
0.00%
0 out of 506
US Inflation Adjusted +3.27% +15.18%
Mar 1977 - Feb 1989
-1.96%
Mar 1991 - Feb 2003
10.47%
53 out of 506
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +7.14% +22.96%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1987
-0.34%
Oct 1989 - Sep 2002
0.61%
3 out of 494
US Inflation Adjusted +3.81% +15.46%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1987
-3.14%
Oct 1989 - Sep 2002
8.50%
42 out of 494
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +7.22% +21.20%
Jan 1975 - Dec 1988
+0.01%
Mar 1989 - Feb 2003
0.00%
0 out of 482
US Inflation Adjusted +3.93% +14.11%
Jan 1975 - Dec 1988
-2.89%
Mar 1989 - Feb 2003
6.64%
32 out of 482
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.90% +21.16%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1989
+0.53%
Apr 1988 - Mar 2003
0.00%
0 out of 470
US Inflation Adjusted +3.98% +14.08%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1989
-2.49%
Apr 1988 - Mar 2003
7.87%
37 out of 470
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 16 Years (192 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.85% +17.76%
Aug 1974 - Jul 1990
+1.63%
May 1987 - Apr 2003
0.00%
0 out of 458
US Inflation Adjusted +4.46% +11.71%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1998
-1.42%
Apr 1987 - Mar 2003
3.28%
15 out of 458
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 17 Years (204 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.45% +18.22%
Jul 1970 - Jun 1987
+2.41%
Jan 2000 - Dec 2016
0.00%
0 out of 446
US Inflation Adjusted +4.05% +11.74%
Aug 1982 - Jul 1999
+0.01%
Mar 1992 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 446
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 18 Years (216 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.45% +17.62%
Jul 1970 - Jun 1988
+1.89%
Mar 1991 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 434
US Inflation Adjusted +3.92% +11.53%
Aug 1982 - Jul 2000
-0.66%
Mar 1991 - Feb 2009
0.23%
1 out of 434
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 19 Years (228 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +6.85% +17.24%
Aug 1970 - Jul 1989
+1.47%
Mar 1990 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 422
US Inflation Adjusted +4.37% +10.28%
Aug 1970 - Jul 1989
-1.20%
Mar 1990 - Feb 2009
1.42%
6 out of 422
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 20 Years (240 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +7.30% +16.26%
Jul 1970 - Jun 1990
+1.34%
Mar 1989 - Feb 2009
0.00%
0 out of 410
US Inflation Adjusted +4.31% +9.76%
Oct 1974 - Sep 1994
-1.46%
Mar 1989 - Feb 2009
1.71%
7 out of 410
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Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

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