TITLE

More Observations on 2000

PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;May2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers observations in the U.S. stock markets. It was learned that as of January 25, 2001, Amazon.com had lost 80.73 percent from its 52-week high. Priceline.com however, had lost 98.98 percent from its 52-week high. Total return for the Vanguard Index 500 in 1999 and 2000 was 10.10 percent. The compound annual return of value investing from 1975 through 2000 was 17.59 percent, with standard deviation of 12.99 percent, versus 15.61 percent for growth, with a standard deviation of 17.74 percent. Market capitalization for Cisco Systems Inc. on March 23, 2000 was $541 billion, equal to the market capital of 25 selected large cap companies, mostly old economy firms such as Lilly & Co., Maytag Corp., McDonald's Corp. and Atena Inc.
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4459862

 

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