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Stocks historically underperform May-October – chart

For some perspective, this chart presents the Dow's average performance for each calendar month since 1950. As today's chart illustrates, it is not unusual for the stock market to underperform during the May-October period, with a brief counter-trend rally occurring in July. 

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Friday, September 6, 2013
Friday, September 6, 2013

The stock market has struggled over the past month. Investors are concerned. For some perspective, today’s chart presents the Dow’s average performance for each calendar month since 1950. As today’s chart illustrates, it is not unusual for the stock market to underperform during the May to October time frame with a brief counter-trend rally occurring in July. It is worth noting that the worst calendar month for stock market performance (i.e. September) has just begun.

More here: @Chart of the Day.

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development secretary-general Angel Gurría presented a report to the G20 leaders in St Petersburg in Russia yesterday on proposals on how to tackle tax evasion.

Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach resort, located in Freeport on Grand Bahama, recently announced Cruise n' Stay, an all-inclusive package with Celebration Cruise Line (pictured). Guests can enjoy a two-night Bahamas cruise and extend their vacation by adding a two, four or six night stay at the resort.

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