Equity, Fixed Income, Real Estate, Reference Currency, Alternatives, Sector, Country, Style, Buy and Hold vs. Market Timing.
Ranked in Order from the Highest to the Lowest Performance
A tiny proportion of stocks account for most of the market’s returns. This makes it vital to embrace trends when investing, say portfolio manager Steef Bergakker and trends analyst Sam Brasser.
There have been five major bear markets in the S&P since the Depression, with each one experiencing rallies along the way that turned out to be false dawns.
(2009 - 2018)
"All of the wealth creation can be attributed to the thousand top-performing stocks, while the remaining 96 percent of stocks collectively matched one-month T-bills."