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Do Bonds Perform Differently Over the Long Term?

By September 19, 2019 No Comments

According to BTN research, the stock market has produced a total return of 14.7% over the last 10 years through June of 2019.  The worst quarter over the last decade was a drop of 13.9%, which occurred in the third quarter of 2011.

During the same time period bonds have produced a total return of 3.9% and its worst quarter over the last decade was a drop of 3%, which occurred in the fourth quarter of 2016.

 

The opinions voiced in this material are for general information only and are not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for any individual.  All performance referenced is historical and is no guarantee of future results.  All indices are unmanaged and may not be invested into directly.