Client Conversations: 10 Things You Should Know About Bear Markets
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1 Source for bear/bull market stats is Ned Davis Research as of 12/31/18 unless otherwise noted.
2 The S&P 500 Index is a market capitalization-weighted price index composed of 500 widely held common stocks.
3 Source: Ned Davis Research, 2/18. Time period referenced is 1/2/1998-12/31/2017.
4 Source: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1/19
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