Heroes of Ukraine

«Market Leader» - news and previews making you rich.

Tuesday, 27 October 09:07 (GMT -05:00)



Stock and commodities markets

S&P 500 Becomes Most Profitable Assets Since 2008 Financial Crisis


Deutsche Bank analysts have complied the list of the most profitable financial assets over the last 10 years. S&P 500 is recognized the best asset for long-term investments. Those who have been investing in this asset since 2007, now can enjoy slightly over 100% on top of their investments, the experts report. American junk bonds yield to S&P 500 in terms of profitability. As of the Russian stock market, it’s one of the outsiders.

 

 

 

 

 

August 9th, 2007 is the starting point. This is when the latest financial crisis started to develop. After the crisis, those who started investing in S&P 500 have gained 106%.

screenshot_129.jpg

As for the U.S. junk bonds, they have made their investors 95% since the global crisis. Those are high-yield bonds with credit rating Ba/ВВ and below or unrated securities.
 
Gold happens to be the 3rd most profitable asset of the past 10 years with 87%. All in all, the list includes 38 most profitable assets of the decade. Deutsche Bank experts have been closely watching those assets over the reporting period. They report that 27 of those asset have shown positive profitability and the remaining of them turn out to be unprofitable.
 
The report also indicates that the profitability of the bonds emitted by developed economies ranges from 35% to 80% over the same reporting period of 10 years. If to take into account the European stock market, DAX (Germany) has grown by 38% over the period, which is the highest growth of all the European stock indexes. As for Stoxx 600 and FTSE 100, they have gained 22% and 125 respectively.
 

 

At the same time, Bloomberg reports that investing in most of the commodities available for investing these days would have made investors lose 50% of their investments on average over the last 10 years. The common European currency and European stocks would have resulted in losses as well. At the same time, any investments in the U.S. Dollar and American stocks would have made investors some money.

 

You are free to discuss this article here:   forum for traders and investors

 

Add to blog
Got a question? – Ask it here »
 

Goldman Sachs is back in the game

20 years ago, Goldman Sachs used to be a Wall Street legend and a dream company to work for graduates with a financial degree. Over the last few years, the bank has been a loser with thousands of disappointed employees, managers, and investors. However, the other day Goldman Sachs made an attempt to get back in the game.

Publication date: 16 October 01:17 PM

European ETFs - Decent Alternative to American ETFs

The mentioned PRIIP rules are forcing the financial service providers and brokers to publish a specific set of info documents including the so-called KID with the key info on certain investment and insurance products. Since the funds coming from outside of Europe do not conform to these requirements, they cannot be offered to EU residents as investment products.
Publication date: 19 September 01:48 AM

Warren Buffett Keeps Loading Up On Bank of America's Stock

Berkshire Hathaway keeps loading up on Bank of America's stock. This time, during the period of July 31st - August 4th, they purchased over 13,6 million shares, which cost 337 million dollars. The average prices was 24,81 dollars per share. With that being said, Berkshire Hathaway now owns 1,03 billion shares of the stock, which is 26,15 billion dollars in dollar terms. As for the Federal Reserve, they agreed to increase the fund's share to 24,9%.

Publication date: 12 August 01:39 AM

WTI Price Drops After US Oil Inventories Report

Today, another crude oil inventories report has been released by the USA:

Publication date: 03 June 12:21 PM

Is Gold Worth Investing Amid Crisis?

Securing assets has always been number-one goal during crises. This is something that worries borth financial experts and plain folks who are far from the  peculiarities of the financial world but who are still witnessing their savings vanish amid inflation and devaluation.

Publication date: 14 April 02:09 AM

Remember the Key Rules of Investing in Stocks

Without further ado, let's consider a bunch of principles of investing in stock, which will put the odds of succeeding in this business in your favor:

Publication date: 11 March 01:14 AM

Apple Patents iPhone Without Ports And Holes, Device Expected In 2021

It seems that the release of the long-awaited iPhone without any ports or holes is getting more and more portable. Apple has always favored minimalistic designs, especially over the last 5 years. In 2015, almost all of the classic ports were deprecated in MacBooks in favor of a single one - USB-C Thunderbolt 3. In 2017, iPhone 7 got rid of the 3.5mm audio jack.

Publication date: 05 March 08:20 AM

Gold Sets New Records

The gold market is insane. The gold futures price set a new major high in New York. In particular, the dollar price of the precious metal set a new 7- year high. With that being said, maybe you should add gold to your investment portfolio along with BTC? Well,lat's ponder upon this question.

Publication date: 14 January 01:23 AM

Brent Prices Drop Down To $61/b

The concerns over the global demand for crude oil are getting back to the market again. The current trading week has been a week of discounts. Earlier today, Brent oil saw its price drop down to 61 dollars per barrel. The WTI price dropped all the way down to 56 dollars per barrel. The supply side has got an upper hand.
Publication date: 27 September 04:52 AM

Gold Prices Are Getting Stable After Monday's Rally

Last week was rich in the information about various financial markets, which could exert downward pressure on gold prices. Strange as it may seem, the situation in the ore market was relatively calm. Eventually, the week closed in the green zone. Those gains mainly had to do with Friday's gold rally. International traders and investors reacted to the information about another global economic slowdown coupled with the trade war between the United States and China as well as the current situation in the Middle East, and started loading up on gold as a safe-haven asset, which eventually pushed the prices higher. 

Publication date: 24 September 05:15 AM