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5 Charts: 2020 Investment Performance and 2021 Investment Predictions

Silver was top performing commodity in 2020:

graphic of periodic table of commodity returns from 2011-2020

2021 predictions from 200+ reports summarized into one chart:

2021 predictions consensus

Top performing asset classes in 2020: US Large Cap wins again

Best and worst performing equity sectors in 2020

The Best and Worst Performing Sectors of 2020

2020 asset class performance, including maximum drawdown and performance since market bottom:

Major Asset Class Returns in 2020
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8 Must See Post-Election Investing Charts

Stocks have done well regardless of the party in power

Stocks have trended higher regardless of which party occupies the White House

Stocks have performed best when Congress is split

Returns have historically been strongest when Congress is split

Market performance during different government combinations

Companies ranked by eCommerce sales

79% of lost jobs have been recovered in Canada

US is still 10 million jobs behind where it started in February

Do stocks always outperform bonds over the long run? Not in this 150 year example.

Sitting on cash because you’re scared to invest? Your advisor might recommend Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA) into the market, by investing a proportion of your wealth each month. However, research shows that it’s you’re almost always better off simply investing the lump sum.

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5 Ground Level Charts on the Economic Recovery

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