Need a Little Comic Relief?

March 2003
Journal of Financial Planning;Mar2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p29
Academic Journal
This article discusses the steady appreciation shown by vintage comic books which in some cases has easily outstripped the major stock markets. Batman's debut in Detective Comics issue number 27 was valued at 80,000 U.S. dollars in 1992. In 2003, it is valued at 300,000 U.S. dollars, for an annual compound growth of slightly over 14 percent.


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